Kakadelas Earns Academic Honors
Nov. 6, 2003
SANTA CLARA, Calif. - Santa Clara University women's soccer team member Megan Kakadelas has been named to the CoSIDA District VIII All-Academic First Team.
The junior forward from Carlsbad has a 3.64 grade-point average while working toward a degree in Accounting. She has started 15 contests in assisting the Broncos to their No. 4 national ranking. She has four goals and five assists for 13 points this season.
To be eligible for consideration, student-athletes must have reached at least sophomore status, be a starter or significant reserve, and have at least a 3.20 GPA.
District VIII is composed of Division I schools in Alaska, Arizona, California, Hawaii, Idaho, Nevada, Oregon, Utah and Washington, as well as the Canadian province of British Columbia.
The Broncos (11-3-5, 5-0-1) will close the regular season in Spokane, Wash., this weekend, taking on Gonzaga. A victory will secure the team's third straight West Coast Conference title. Kick-off is scheduled for 1 p.m. on Saturday. Santa Clara has never lost to Gonzaga, with a 10-0-0 all-time series edge.
2003 Academic All-District VIII University Women's Soccer First Team
|Sierra Cristiano||F||Northern Arizona||Sr.||Irvine, Calif.||3.54||Business Administration|
|Imani Dorsey||D||Portland||Sr.||Santa Monica, Calif.||3.85||Interdisciplinary Studies|
|Caitlin Gamble||MF||Oregon||So.||Salt Lake City, Utah||4.09||Biology|
|Kelsy Hollenbeck||D||Portland||So.||San Bruno, Calif.||4.00||Biology|
|Lindsey Huie||MF||Portland||So.||Mission Viejo, Calif.||3.29||Psychology|
|Megan Kakadelas||F||Santa Clara||Jr.||Carlsbad, Calif.||3.64||Accounting|
|Amy LePeilbet||D||Arizona State||Sr.||Crystal Lake, Ill.||3.81||Education|
|Sarah Lombardo||GK||UCLA||Jr.||Long Beach, Calif.||3.982||Molecular, Cellular, & Developmental Biology|
|Christine Mintz||D||Oregon||Jr.||Vashon Island, Wash.||4.03||Psychology|
|Joelle Sugai||MF||Hawai'i at Manoa||Jr.||Aiea, Oahu, Hawaii||3.85||Pre-Business|
|Nicole Wilcox||F||Washington State||Sr.||Battle Ground, Wash.||3.89||Communication|