GW Gymnastics Places 14 on EAGL All-Academic Team
Colonials Boast Third-Most All-Academic Performers in Conference
March 20, 2012
MORGANTOWN, W.Va. - Fourteen George Washington gymnasts were named to the 2012 East Atlantic Gymnastics League (EAGL) All-Academic Team the league office announced on Monday.
The 14 GW gymnasts to earn All-Academic status trails only the 15 honorees from Rutgers and New Hampshire among EAGL member institutions.
In order to be named to the EAGL All-Academic Team, student-athletes must have a cumulative grade-point average of 3.0 or higher. Freshmen are eligible if they earned a GPA of 3.0 or higher in the fall semester.
Senior Brittany Burnham headlines the Colonials' honorees with her fourth consecutive All-Academic Team selection. Sophomores Brittany Doran and Sara Halliburton earned consecutive honors after receiving recognition as freshmen in 2011.
The University of Pittsburgh will play host to the 2012 EAGL Championship this Saturday, March 24, at 2 p.m., at the Fitzgerald Field House, in Pittsburgh, Pa. All-Conference awards will be presented to the honorees at the championship banquet this Friday, March 23, in Pittsburgh.
George Washington University
Kaija Aploks - Fr. - Pre-Business Administration
Monique Blount - Sr. - Psychology
Brittany Burnham - Sr. - Psychology
Kayla Carto - Jr. - Exercise Science
Elena Corcoran - Fr. - Arts and Sciences
Brittany Doran - So. - Pre-Business Administration
Sara Halliburton - So. - Pre-Dietetics
Brenna Marcoux - Fr. - Engineering
Nikki Minervino - Fr. - Arts and Sciences
Amanda Murphy - Sr. - Marketing
Nefertiti Roy - Jr. - Psychology
Stephanie Stoicovy - Jr. - Exercise Science
Courtney Willoughby - Fr. - Pre-Business Administration
Betsy Zander - So. - Sport, Event and Hospitality Management
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