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Twenty-Five UTEP Student-Athletes Garner C-USA Academic Medals



April 13, 2011

EL PASO, TEXAS – UTEP student-athletes excelled during the 2010-11 academic year, with 25 having been bestowed with Conference USA Academic Medals as announced by the league office Wednesday afternoon.

The effort is one short of the school record, which was set during the 2009-10 academic year. The medals are presented to student-athletes who have achieved cumulative GPAs of 3.75 or better.

UTEP's recipients by sport are as follows:

Women’s Basketball (1): Kelli Willingham        

 

Football (3): Jordan Leslie, Wesley Miller and Mike Scott

 

Men’s Golf (4): Jerry Castrellon, Gabe Frank, H.J. Roberts and Ross Rotwein     

 

Women’s Golf (1): Nathalie Castillo

 

Rifle (1): Alix Moncada

 

Soccer (5): Melissa Desilets, Tess Hall, Tori Martyn, Azia Nicholson and Skye Schultz

 

Softball (3): Kayla Black, Ashley Collazo and Kelynn Frye          

 

Men’s Track & Field (1): Richard Olsson

 

Women’s Track & Field (1): Marine Menez

 

Volleyball (5): Jacqueline Cason, Stephanie Figueroa, Marie-Therese Joyce and Jennifer Nolasco and Victoria Valencia   

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