18 Cougars earn USTFCCCA All-Academic honors


NEW ORLEANS – The U.S. Track and Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) rewarded 18 BYU men’s and women’s track and field athletes with All-Academic honors Friday.

Recipients were awarded for academic achievement during the 2014-15 academic year. To qualify, student-athletes must have a cumulative GPA of 3.25 and finished the regular season ranked in the nation’s top 96 in an event or top 48 in a relay event for indoor season. For outdoor season, athletes had to participate in any round of the Division I Championships.

A complete list of Division I men's and women's honorees can be found on USTFCCCA’s website by clicking on the links below:



Marissa Appiah3.97Physiology and Developmental Biology
Madelyn Brooks3.84Open-Major
Alyssa Monteverde-Dalton3.26Exercise and Wellness
Sierra Hansen3.45Medical Laboratory Science
Carrie Jube3.34 Studio Arts
Nicole Laws3.49Mechanical Engineering Pre-Professional
Kaylee Packham3.97Nursing
Jennica Redd3.31Elementary Education
Angela Shields3.80

Therapeutic Recreation

Jeffrey Bastian3.92Exercise Science
Zachary Blackham3.67Manufacturing Engineering Technology
Braydon Bringhurst3.62Media Arts Studies
Mark Carlson3.94Advertising
Dallin Farnsworth3.89Exercise Science
Aaron Fletcher3.32Civil Engineering
Steve Flint3.78Actuarial Science
Adam Mikkelsen3.93Global Supply Chain Managment
Shaquille Walker3.70Exercise Science