Junior swimmer Jamie Lambert was one of 125 Cougars to be named Academic All-MWC for the 2002-03 season. (Photo by Mark Philbrick/BYU Photo)
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. -- The men's and women's swimming and diving teams had 39 student-athletes named Academic All-MWC for the 2002-03 season.
BYU led the Mountain West Conference having 125 student-athletes named Academic All-Mountain West out of the 622 honored during the spring semester.
To be eligible for selection student-athletes must have completed at least one academic term at BYU while maintaining a cumulative grade point average of 3.0 or better, and be a starter or significant contributor on their athletic team.
Twenty athletes were named from the men's swimming and diving team and 19 were named from the women's team.
The Cougar men finished No. 2 academically in the nation with a team GPA of 3.35. It is the third time in five years that the Cougars have finished in the top five, including a No. 1 finish in 2000.
The women's team has managed to earn CSCAA All-American Academic Team honors every year but twice since 1986.
Spring 2003 Swimming and Diving All-MWC Academic Awards
Beardall, Justin Junior Information Technology
Randall, Scott Sophomore Electrical Engineering
Russell, Aaron Grad Portuguese
Trost, Landon Senior Exercise Science
Anderson, Zachary Freshman Undeclared
Bekker, James Sophomore Undeclared
Balliston, Randy Junior Finance
Betz, William Senior Management
Carpenter, Kenneth Sophomore Management
Ferrell, John Freshman Civil Engineering
Johnson, Christopher Senior Psychology
Lim, Terence Junior Finance
Price, Travis Freshman Undeclared
Scott, Austin Senior Management
Ware, Adam Junior Management
Yabe, Diogo Sophomore Pre Athletic Training
Campbell, Ashley Freshman Elementary Education
Dahl, Tessa Junior Early Childhood Education
Einfeldt, Kelli Senior Physics
Low, Aubrey Freshman Undeclared
Routsong, Rachelle Junior Health Sciences
Egan, Kristi Junior Psychology
Ferrell, Monica Junior Civil Engineering
Garrick, Amy Sophomore Chemistry
Grant, Amanda Senior Political Science
Grant, Melanie Sophomore Political Science
Juvan, Lyndall Junior Elementary Education
Kemp, Melissa Sophomore Biology
Lambert, Jamie Junior Fitness & Wellness Management
Majaj, Hana Junior Management
Merrell, Aubrey Freshman Undeclared
Nelson, Julie Freshman Undeclared
Pedersen, Rebecca Freshman Undeclared
Schlup, Natasha Freshman Undeclared
Vandenberghe, Diane Sophomore Zoology