63 Spartans Named Academic All-MW Honorees For Fall 2022

Colorado Springs, Colo.—Sixty-three (63) San José State University student-athletes from five sports were named to the Fall 2021 Academic All-Mountain West team.

  • Football had 23 players honored, followed by women's soccer with 18, volleyball with 10, and men's and women's cross country with six each.
  • Football player Jack Snyder received his fifth Academic All-MW honor after being granted a sixth year.
  • Seven Spartans received their fourth Academic All-MW honor.
    • Football - Cade Hall, Brendan Manigo, Tysyn Parker, Christian Webb, Tre White
    • Women's Soccer – Karlee Pottorff
    • Volleyball – Haylee Nelson

To earn Academic All-Mountain West recognition, a student-athlete must complete at least one semester, maintain a 3.00 or better cumulative grade-point average and participate in at least 50 percent of the contests for the season.
Across the league, 839 student-athletes have been named to the fall 2021 AcademicAll-MW team. Sports recognized include men's and women's cross country, football, women's soccer and women's volleyball.
San José State University Honorees
Men's Cross Country (6)
Michael Chadwick          FR      Kinesiology
Richard Dang                 JR       Kinesiology
Cecil Ebiwok                   SR      BA Biological Sciences
Christian Moreno           SR      Public Relations
Omar Pina                      SO      Kinesiology
Christian Rodriguez       FR      Sociology
Women's Cross Country (6)
Jicel Fernandez              JR       Liberal Studies/Integrated Teacher Education Program
Kaiya Johnson                SO      Child & Adolescent Development
Sophie Liao                     SR      Sociology
**Juliette Noyer              SO      Biomedical Engineering
Leslee Patino                  SO      BA Psychology
Daniela Salazar              JR       Kinesiology
Football (23)
***Andrew Gonneville   JR       Business Administration
Lando Grey                     SR      Sociology
****Cade Hall                  SR      Communication Studies
***Isaiah Hamilton         JR       Communication Studies
***Andrew Jenkins        JR       Political Science
***Tre Jenkins                JR       Justice Studies
**Jay Kakiva                   SR      Communication Studies
**Dion Leonard              SR      Communication Studies
****Brendan Manigo     SR      Biomedical Engineering
***Alii Matau                  SR      Child & Adolescent Development
***Matt Mercurio             JR       Humanities
**Tyler Ostrom               JR       Business Administration
****Tysyn Parker           SR      Justice Studies
**Kenyon Reed              SO      Communication Studies
***Trevor Robbins         GR      Masters – Interdisciplinary Studies
Taren Schive                  FR      Kinesiology
Nehemiah Shelton         GR      Masters – Interdisciplinary Studies
Tre Smith                        FR      Communication Studies
*****Jack Snyder            GR      Masters – Urban Planning
****Christian Webb       GR      Communication Studies
**John Weiss                  GR      Masters - Communication Studies
**Malik Welch                JR       Communication Studies
****Tre White                 SR      Business
Women's Soccer (18)
Carly Burns                    FR      Justice Studies/Criminology
Tiana Cello                      FR      Kinesiology
Cynthia Flores                SO      Civil Engineering
Kayla Fortenberry         FR      Sociology
***Alexus Jackson          JR       Biological Sciences
**Juliane Laurent           JR       Communication Studies
**Jaiden McClellan         SO      Political Science
Kiana Miyazato              JR       Public Health
Autum Monty                 FR      Biological Sciences
***Natalia Nava              SR      Business Administration/Human Resources
**Sabrina Nava              SR      Justice Studies/Criminology
Taylor Phillips                FR      Undeclared
****Karlee Pottorff        SR      Kinesiology
**Jordan Rowell             SO      Undeclared
**Sarah Santos               SO      Biological Sciences
***Maddie Toomer       JR       Kinesiology
***Sabrina Weinman     JR       Kinesiology
***Jada Wilson               SR      Psychology
Volleyball (10)
Madeline Boerstra         FR      Public Health
Alessia Buffagni             FR      Interdisciplinary Engineering
Letizia Cammillucci        SO      Communication Studies
Amethyst Harper           JR       Communication Studies
Janne Kaniho                 FR      Civil Engineering
****Haylee Nelson          SR      Kinesiology
**Mia Schafer                 SO      Child & Adolescent Development
***Sarah Smevog           SR      Environmental Studies
Alyssa Sugai                    JR       Liberal Studies/Prep for Teaching
***Ryann Thomison       GR      Masters - Nutritional Science
* - number of honors earned including this year