Six Earn Academic Recognition|
Jan. 26, 2012
LAS VEGAS (UNLVRebels.com) - The UNLV cross country program had six student-athletes named to the 2011 Fall Academic All-Mountain West Conference Team, the league announced. The Rebels have had at least five fall representatives for three of the past four years.
The Rebels on the list included Laura Affeld (3.40, public health), Alison Bartosch (3.10, public health), Amanda Berg (3.26 in kinesiological sciences), Lauren Petersen (3.11 in elementary education), Kelsey Williamson (3.56, marketing and Brett Zorich(3.14, kinesiological sciences). Affeld, Berg, Williamson and Zorich are first-time honorees, while Petersen and Bartosch have been recognized a total of three and two times, respectively.
To be eligible for selection, student-athletes must have completed at least one academic term at the member institution while maintain a cumulative grade point average of 3.0 or better, and be a starter or significant contributor on their athletic team.