WAC Announces Fall Academic All-WAC Honorees

Written By: NM State Athletic Dept.

DENVER, CO - The Western Athletic Conference announced its Academic All-WAC honorees for the fall on Thursday. In total, 28 New Mexico State student-athletes spread between women's soccer, men’s and women's cross country and volleyball received recognition from the league.

Across the conference, 274 student-athletes were named to the list. Of the first and second team All-WAC selections from the fall sports, 59 percent were also honored as Academic All-WAC honorees.

To be eligible for the honor, a student-athlete must have completed at least one academic year, have at least a 3.2 cumulative grade-point average and have participated in at least 50 percent of the team's contests.

Men’s Cross Country
James McLain, So.

Women’s Cross Country
Jess Dominguez, So.
Nichole Gomez, Sr.
Corinne Hanson, Jr.
Kelli Kirkpatrick, Sr.
Elana Kresl, Jr.
Regina Marquez, Jr.
Nicolette Pacheco, Jr.
Stephanie Quintero, Sr.
Leah Salazar, Jr.
Julia Yescas, Jr.

Women’s Soccer
Samantha Afonso, Sr.
Kelly Burton, Jr.
Audriana Chavez, Sr.
Zorena Hazen, Sr.
Ashley Martin, Sr.
Katie Martinez, So.
Rebecca Mazzie, Sr.
Jess McDow, Jr.
Micaela Milavec, Sr.

Volleyball
Briana Ainsworth, Sr.
Tatyana Battle, Sr
Savannah Davison, So.
Megan Hart, Sr.
Brigette Lowe, Jr.
Natalie Mikels, So.
Julianna Salanoa, So.
Kiley Tonge, So.