43 Men and 52 Women Named Scholar Athletes

Josh McAdams was one of 43 men recognized as a Scholar Athlete (Photo by Mark Philbrick/BYU Photo)

PROVO -- Several members of BYU's men's and women's track teams were named 2005 Scholar Athletes by the Student Athlete Academic Center. The men's team was represented by 43 Scholar Athletes while the women's team placed 52 athletes on the list.

Jason Dorais, Ben Gardner, Jacob Gustafsson, Josh McAdams, Robbie Pratt and David Pendergrass were also named All-Americans to go along with their Scholar Athlete status. Scholar Athletes Matthew Anderson, McAdams, Pendergrass, Robison Pratt, Nate Rencher and Whitney Neves all earned Mountain West Conference titles as well.

Amy Fowler was also named both All-American and Scholar Athlete for the women's team while Rena Chesser, Chelsea McKell and Kamila Rywelska all earned MWC titles along with Scholar Athlete awards.

SAAC Scholar Athletes were required to earn a GPA of 3.2 or higher within the 2005 calendar year while contributing significantly to his/her team. In all, 292 Cougar athletes were recognized.

Men's track scholar athletes:

Matthew Adams

Matthew Anderson

Brett Andrus

Alden Bahr

Miles Batty

Nick Bennion

Bryce Bergen

Justin Bingham

Dustin Bybee

Gabe Casdorph

David Chesser

Ammon Dahl

Warren Davis

Jason Dorias

Cody Fonnesbeck

Benjamin Gardner

Noah Garfield

Alex Green

Jacob Gustafsson

Kenneth Harper

Trevor heiner

Daviel Hinckley

Jason Howard

Devin Howe

Jorgan Jacobsen

Deven Later

Robert Low

Andrew Martin

Joshua McAdams

Mark Nevers

Whitney Neves

Bryce Nielsen

Rrandy Patterson

David Pendergrass

Robison Pratt

Adam Pyne

Nathan Rencher

Aaron Robison

Joshua Rohatinsky

Christopher Weirich

Matthew Weirich

Jeremiah West

Jon Willison

Women's track scholar athletes:

Tiffany Arrhenius

Liis Berendsen

Sarah Butler

Lindsay Carter

Rena Chesser

Carlee Clark

Aubrey Cowan

Amber duffin

Melissa Dyer

Challis Firl

Tipaleli Fotu

Amy Fowler

Kassandra Froncszyk

Kelly Furr

Jen Grossarth

Sarah Hansen

Mary Hanson

Anne Heiner

Kristin Hirst

Makenzie Hobbs-Iorg

Sarah Ingebretsen

Candace Jones

Brooke Kerby

Suzanna Logan

Amanda Lonsway

Heidi Magill

Ashley McAllister

Christina McCracken

Chelsea McKell

Julie Meads

Katie Montgomery

Kathleen Moyeda

Nicole Nevitt

Kristen Ogden

Emily Page

Sharon Palmer

Allison Passey

Ashley Payne

Katie Porter

Carolyn Quebe

Kamila Rywelska

Breanne Sandberg

Kathryn Sevy

Ashley Shepard

Rebeca Sin

Samantha Slight

Jenna Taylor

Laura Taylor

Suzanne Taylor

Ann Marie Thomas

Jessica Weirich

Aubrey White