Three MW Student-Athletes Named to Capital One Academic All-District Teams
May 17, 2012
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. -
Three Mountain West student-athletes from three MW institutions are among the individuals named to the 2011-12 Capital One Academic All-District All-Large Teams, announced by College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA).
Boise State's Amanda Burnett, New Mexico's Michaela Bezdickova and UNLV's Rene Ruegamer were honored as first-team members of their respective districts.
The sports covered in the at-large category of the Capital One Academic All-District Teams include women's bowling; women's crew; men's and women's fencing; women's field hockey; men's and women's golf; men's and women's gymnastics; men's and women's ice hockey; men's and women's lacrosse; men's and women's rifle; men's and women's skiing; men's and women's swimming & diving; men's and women's tennis; men's volleyball; men's and women's water polo; and men's wrestling.
The Academic All-District teams are divided into eight geographic districts. Those on the All-District first teams placed on the national ballot for Academic All-America consideration.
|Mountain West Student-Athletes on 2011-12 Capital One Academic All-District At-Large Teams|
|Amanda Burnett||Boise State||Women's Swimming||7||Gr.||Glendale, Ariz.||4.00||Master of Business Admin.|
|Michaela Bezdickova||New Mexico||Women's Tennis||7||So.||Olomovc, Czech Rep.||4.02||Undecided|
|Rene Ruegamer||UNLV||Men's Tennis||8||Sr.||Wurzburg, Germany||3.92||Hospitality Management|