Diana Phillips is one of six Ute softballers named Academic All-MWC.
June 27, 2007
SALT LAKE CITY - The University of Utah softball team has six student-athletes on the Mountain West Conference Spring Academic All-Conference Team.
Meghan Crouse (Junior, Mass Communication), Staci Hemingway (Junior, Parks, Recreation and Tourism), Andrea Hoffman (Sophomore, Health Education), Kristie Keller (Junior, Mass Communication), Kelly Matthews (Junior, Mass Communication) and Diana Phillips (Junior, Business) were all recognized by the conference.
To be eligible for selection to the Academic All-Mountain West Conference team, student-athletes must have completed at least one academic term at the member institution while maintaining a cumulative grade point average of 3.0 or better, and be a starter or significant contributor on their athletic team.
In all, Utah had 83 student-athletes recognized on the Spring Academic All-Mountain West Conference team. The spring team included baseball, softball, men's basketball, women's basketball, men's tennis, women's tennis, men's golf, men's swimming and diving, women's swimming and diving and women's track and field.
In addition, Meghan Crouse, Staci Hemingway and Kristie Keller were named MWC Scholar Athletes. To be eligible for selection student-athletes must have completed at least two academic terms at the member institution, while maintaining a cumulative grade point average of 3.5 or better, and have participated in varsity competition for their athletic team.