FGCU Has 52 Named to All-Academic Team
Saturday, January 17, 2009

FORT MYERS, Fla. – Florida Gulf Coast had 52 student-athletes named to the Atlantic Sun Conference's Fall All-Academic teams in a statement released by the conference office on Thursday afternoon.

The FGCU had 36 student-athletes represented from four women's sports; soccer, cross-country, volleyball and basketball. Men's cross country, soccer, and basketball combined for 16 honored student-athletes. The women's soccer team had the most members earn academic honors with 14 while the men's cross-country team had 11 honorees.

In addition to the women's soccer team and their 15 honorees, the women’s basketball team had nine, volleyball had seven, and cross-country had five. On the men's side, in addition to the soccer team's seven honorees, the cross country team had five honorees and the basketball team had four players earn accolades.

In total, 682 student-athletes made the All-Academic teams, led by the 173 from the conference's women's soccer programs. To be named A-Sun All-Academic, a student-athlete must achieve a 3.0 grade point average or higher in the classroom during their semester of competition.

The A-Sun also announced that more than 54 percent of men's and women's cross country, men's and women's soccer, men's and women's basketball and volleyball players earned All-Academic status.


FGCU (52) 
Men's Soccer
Pedro Cavalcanti
Adam Glick
Manuel Gonzalez
Scott Harrison
Arjun Jani
Brandon Price
Sean Wotring

Women's Soccer
Amanda Suchko
Emily Barrett
Jennifer DeLater
Kelli Haemmelmann
Lindsay Haw
Kathleen Hunter
Anna Jokuty
Michelle Kuhnen
Casey Lademann
Caytlan MacKenzie
Amber McCall
Brianna McCall
Kayley McMillan
Stacey Payne
Gina Petracco

Men's Cross Country
Grant Berkery
Tyler Boban
Kyle Brunette
Maxwell Jones
Benjamin Pignatone

Women's Cross Country
Stacy Banbury
Taylor Cooke
Marie Scarpantonio
Megan Thies
Ashley Williams

Audrey Cambell
Lindsay Houston
Chandra LeFever
Keisha Negron
Roberta Santos
Ashley Yance
Holly Youngquist

Men's Basketball
Matthew Baker
Reed Baker
Chad Lutkenhaus
Kyle Marks

Women's Basketball
Emma Beddome
Courtney Chihil
Kristine Herman
Diana Jacklin
Kelsey Jacobson
Chelsea Lyles
Adrianne McNally
Kristina Mingos
Shannon Murphy