Five Gaels Named to WCC Fall All-Academic Team

Five members of Saint Mary's fall sports teams were named to the 2008 WCC All-Academic Team on Jan. 23. This year's honorees were men's soccer players Jordan Grider and Corey Heldreth, women's volleyball players Megan Burton and Shannon Lowell, and women's cross country runner Karrie Hagedorn.

"The West Coast Conference is proud to honor these extraordinary student-athletes who prove that athletic success can be achieved without compromising academic excellence," said WCC Commissioner Jamie Zaninovch. "These nominees personify the core values of our member institutions and they should all be congratulated for their efforts." Story