Five Cougars named to WCC Commissioner's Honor Roll

(Photo by Mark Philbrick/BYU Photo)

SAN BRUNO, Calif. -- The BYU women's volleyball team had five student-athletes selected to the West Coast Conference Commissioner's Honor Roll for the 2012-2013 academic year. The WCC recognized more than 1,000 student-athletes from nine schools for balancing academic excellence and athletic success.

Kimberli Boswell and Tia Withers earned Gold Honors (4.00-3.75), Jennifer Hamson and Ciara Parker received Silver Honors (3.74-3.00) and Jessica Jardine received Bronze Honors (3.49-3.00).

To be named to the WCC Commissioner's Honor Roll student-athletes must have earned a varsity letter in a sport where the WCC crowned a champion during 2012-2013, maintained a 3.0 GPA or higher and completed an average of 12 graded credit hours per term. The honor roll recipients are split into three categories based on GPA. Gold honors go to students who earned a 3.75 or higher. Silver honors were awarded to student-athletes with GPAs between 3.74 and 3.5 and bronze honors went to student-athletes with GPAs between 3.49 and 3.00.

Women's Soccer Honorees

  Name Major, GPA
Gold Honors Kimberli Boswell Chemical Engineering, 3.77
  Tia Withers Welling PE Teaching/Coaching, 3.78
Silver Honors Jennifer Hamson Exercise Science, 3.57
  Ciara Parker Exercise Science, 3.64
Bronze Honors Jessica Jardine Public Health, 3.06