SAN RAMON, Calif. - Eight basketball players from the University of California San Diego were named to the California Collegiate Athletic Association's (CCAA) Winter All-Academic Team as the conference announced the honorees Monday.
To be eligible, a student-athlete must hold at least a 3.3 cumulative GPA and be of sophomore athletic standing or higher.
The Tritons named to the team were:
Shandiin Armao (junior, Human Biology)
Paige Song (senior, Human Development)
Taylor Tanita (senior, Mathematics/Computer Science)
Kristen Vrcelj (sophomore, Visual and Performing Arts)
Mikayla Williams (sophomore, Public Health)
Joleen Yang (junior, Human Development)
Song and Tanita are three-time CCAA Winter All-Academic selections. Armao, Oodsyke and Shoemaker earned the honor in 2016-17 as well.
Overall, 87 CCAA basketball players were recognized this year.