Dec. 20, 2010
SPARTANBURG, S.C. - The Southern Conference today announced its Academic All-Conference team for the 2010 fall season. A total of 345 student-athletes, representing all 12 Southern Conference institutions, were named to the team.
The 345 student-athletes, which participated in football, volleyball, men's and women's soccer and men's and women's cross country recorded a 3.56 grade point average on a 4.0 scale.
Carrie Minogue, a junior on the Western Carolina volleyball team, Morgan Turner, a sophomore on the women's cross country team and Lindsay Carter, a sophomore on the women's soccer team, were three of 11 student-athletes from the Southern Conference members to maintain a 4.0 GPA. They joins: Chattanooga's David Moore and Christina Teter, The Citadel's Shanna Couch, Elon's Katelynn O'Dunne, Georgia Southern's Moriah Bellissimo, UNCG's Peyton Ford and Ashley Schnell and Wofford's Rachel Woodlee.
All told, Western Carolina placed 24 student-athletes on the Fall Southern Conference Academic All-Conference team. Women's soccer placed the most on the team with seven.
Western Carolina’s 2010 Southern Conference Academic All-Conference Team Selections
Ricky Schwarz Western Carolina Jr. Ormond Beach, Fla. Football 3.52 Undeclared
Walt Woolwine Western Carolina Jr. Ashland, Kansas Football 3.39 Psychology
Wesley Cook Western Carolina R-Fr. Hendersonville, N.C. Football 3.67 Entrepreneurship
Brett Allen Western Carolina So. Raleigh, N.C. Football 3.44 Criminal Justice
Rock Williams Western Carolina So. Howell, Mich. Football
Tyler Dunn Western Carolina So. Jasper, Ga. Men's Cross Country 3.73 Biology
Chase Fisher Western Carolina So. Concord, N.C. Men's Cross Country 3.47 Business and Adminstration
Garrett West Western Carolina So. Concord, N.C. Men's Cross Country 3.33 Biology
Brittany Lysik Western Carolina Jr. Cary, N.C. Volleyball 3.98 Sports Management
Carrie Minogue Western Carolina Jr. Louisville, Ky. Volleyball 4.00 Entrepreneurship
Rebecca Stoltz Western Carolina Jr. Woodstock, Ill. Volleyball 3.33 Sports Management
Abbey Scroggins Western Carolina So. Gaston, Ind. Volleyball 3.20 Political Science
Paloma Alvarez Western Carolina Sr. Arecibo, Puerto Rico Volleyball 3.68 Biology
Olivia Jacobs Western Carolina Jr. Kannapolos, N.C. Women's Cross Country 3.97 Nutrition/Dietetics
Leslie Raymond Western Carolina So. Lewisville, N.C. Women's Cross Country 3.23 Science Ed-Earth
Morgan Turner Western Carolina So. Lincolnton, N.C. Women's Cross Country 4.00 Physcial Education
Jordan Gaddy Western Carolina Sr. Candler, N.C. Women's Cross Country 3.84 Nursing
Emily Lynn Western Carolina Jr. North Royalton, Ohio Women's Soccer 3.89 Construction Management
Lindsay Carter Western Carolina So. Apex, N.C. Women's Soccer 4.00 Undeclared
Laura Greb Western Carolina So. Robbinsville, N.J. Women's Soccer 3.61 Physcial Education
Katie Salmons Western Carolina So. Richmond, Va. Women's Soccer 3.61 Psychology
Erin Hamilton Western Carolina Sr. Greensboro, N.C. Women's Soccer 3.54 Elementary Education
Kellie Oberholtzer Western Carolina Sr. Nashua, N.H. Women's Soccer 3.38 Athletic Training
Caitlin Williams Western Carolina Sr. Liberty, S.C. Women's Soccer 3.78 Chemistry