Cougars receive WCC All-Academic honors

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PROVO, Utah-- Steve Flint, Thomas Gruenewald and Jason Witt have been named to the 2013 West Coast Conference men's cross country All-Academic team as announced by the WCC Wednesday. 

At the conclusion of each athletic season, the WCC selects an all-academic squad for each WCC-sponsored sport. To be considered in the sport of men's cross country, a student-athlete must maintain at least a 3.20 cumulative grade point average, be a significant contributor to his team and participate in at least 50 percent of all contests and have at least sophomore athletic and academic standing with at least one year in residence at the nominating institution.

BYU's Tylor Thatcher and Spencer Gardner received All-Academic Honorable Mention honors.

2013 West Coast Conference Men's Cross Country All-Academic Team

Player School Class GPA Major
Jesse Aston Pepperdine Sr 3.79 English
Eric Causey San Francisco So. 3.47 Business
Scott Fauble Portland RS-Jr. 3.4 Psychology
Steve Flint BYU Jr. 3.78 Actuarial Science
Thomas Gruenewald BYU Sr. 3.54 Family Studies
Samuel Holeman Santa Clara So. 3.94 Computer Science/Engineering
Kevin Joerger Loyola Marymount Sr. 3.95 Biochemistry
Willie Milam Gonzaga Sr. 3.78 Business
Weston Strum Loyola Marymount Sr. 3.62 Accounting
Jason Witt BYU Sr. 3.36 Applied Statistics