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91 Spartans Named Academic All-MW For Spring 2023

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo.— This spring, 91 San José State University student-athletes from 10 Spartan sports teams earned Academic All-Mountain West honors, as announced by the conference office.

The baseball team led the sports with the most award winners with 16 student-athletes, followed closely by women’s swimming and diving and women’s track and field with 15 each. Softball also had double-digit student-athletes honored with 10.

Five Spartans received the honor for the fifth time in their career this spring, joining football player Tre White and volleyball player Haylee Nelson who accomplished this feat last fall.

  • Jonathan Clark (BASE)
  • Jack Colette (BASE)
  • Alyssa Graham (SB)
  • Antonia Malate (WGolf)
  • Alba Pedrero Galindo (WTN)

Eight other Spartans earned Academic All-MW honors for the fourth time in their career at San José State.

For the 2022-23 academic year, 181 Spartans earned academic all-conference recognition from the Mountain West (15 sports – 137) Western Athletic Conference (men’s soccer – 6), Mountain Pacific Sports Federation (women’s water polo – 10; women’s gymnastics - 9), Golden Coast Conference (men’s water polo – 12) and Southland Conference (beach volleyball – 7).

To qualify for Academic All-MW, a student-athlete must have completed at least one academic semester at the institution while maintaining a cumulative grade point average of 3.0 or better. The student-athlete must have competed in 50 percent of the team’s completed varsity contests.

Student-athletes named to the spring 2023 Academic All-MW teams are from the following sports recognized - baseball, men’s and women’s basketball, men’s and women’s golf, softball, women’s swimming and diving, men’s and women’s tennis and men’s and women’s indoor and outdoor track and field.

San José State University Academic All-Mountain West Award winners – Spring 2023

Baseball (16)

%&$Dalton Bowling             Junior                         Communication Studies

Nathan Cadena                      Sophomore                Business Administration/Entrepreneurship

%Joseph Cammarata            Junior                         Kinesiology

Keaton Chase                         Senior                         Economics

%&$!Jonathan Clark             Senior                         Kinesiology

%&$!Jack Colette                   Senior                         MA Kinesiology

%Hunter Dorraugh               Junior                         Justice Studies/Criminology

%&Jackson Forbes                Junior                         Psychology

%&$Robert Hamchuk           Junior                         Communication Studies

%&Theo Hardy                      Junior                         Kinesiology

%&Charles McAdoo              Junior                         Communication Studies

%&Corey Sanchez                 Junior                         Business Administration/Management

%&$James Shimashita          Senior                         Psychology

Matt Spear                             Junior                         Communication Studies

&$Nik Trapani                       Junior                         Communication Studies

Jack White                              Graduate                    Graduate Certification Program


Men’s Basketball (1)

%Alvaro Cardenas                Sophomore                Kinesiology


Women’s Basketball (8)

Ellie Boni                                Junior                         Psychology BA

Alani Fluker                           Junior                         Public Health

Jada Holland                          Senior                         Sociology/Race Ethnic Studies

Sofia Kelemeni                       Freshman                   Biological Science/Molecular Bio BS

Sabrina Ma                             Freshman                   Biological Science/Molecular Bio BS

Amhyia Moreland                  Sophomore                Business Administration/International Business

Nailea Nicholas                      Sophomore                Business Administration/Entrepreneurship

Jasmine Singleton                  Junior                         Sociology


Men’s Golf (7)

%Zubair Firdaus                   Sophomore                Philosophy

Avinash Iyer                          Freshman                   Business Administration/Finance

Alaric Mercie de Soultrait     Freshman                   Business Administration/Finance

%Kotaro Murata                   Senior                         Philosophy

%&$Caleb Shetler                 Senior                         Communication Studies

%&Vijay Srinivasan              Graduate                    Business Administration/Finance

%&Kris Stiles                         Junior                         Business Administration/Corporate Accounting & Finance


Women’s Golf (5)

%&$Kajsa Arwefjäll              Senior                         Business Administration/International Business

%&Louisa Carlbom               Junior                         Applied Mathematics

Rebecca Gyllner                     Freshman                   Business Administration/Finance

%Lucia Lopez Ortega            Sophomore                Chemistry/BioChemistry

%&$!Antonia Malate             Graduate                    Communication Studies


Softball (10)

%Ashley Goard                      Sophomore                English (Teaching Prep)

%Jessica Giacoma                 Senior                         Business Administration/Marketing

%&$!Alyssa Graham             Fifth Year                   Public Health

%Lacie Ham                           Sophomore                Psychology BA

Makenzie Hutchinson           Junior                         Communication Studies

Ashley Legler                         Freshman                   Public Health

Adrianna Noriega                  Junior                         Philosophy

%Ashley Rico                         Junior                         Business Administration/Management

%Aubrie Thomas                  Sophomore                Psychology

%&Jocylyn Vidal                    Junior                         Business Administration/Finance


Women’s Swimming & Diving (15)

Mya Azzopardi                      Freshman                   Psychology BA

Luna Balbuena                       Freshman                   Business Administration/Business Analytics

%&Alice Ciobanu                  Junior                         Kinesiology

%Andreea Dragoi                  Sophomore                Kinesiology

%&Izzie Fraire                      Senior                         Nutritional Science

%Ela Freiman                        Sophomore                Biomedical Engineering

Lais Gasparini e Silva            Freshman                   Kinesiology

%&Reagan Mathieson          Junior                         Public Health/Population Data

%Zsófia Muzsnay                  Sophoore                    Communication Studies

%Emma Myburgh                 Junior                         Psychology

Emily San Jose                       Sophomore                Undeclared

Katie Schwarze                      Freshman                   Kinesiology

%Ellie Shorten                       Freshman                   Business Administration/Management

Amelia Snyder                       Freshman                   Business Administration/Marketing

Hailey Todd                           Freshman                   Business Administration/Marketing


Women’s Tennis (8)

%&Jovana Babic                    Junior                         Psychology BA

Olaya Bances Iglesias            Sophomore                Business Administration/Finance

%&$Lara Marco Mas             Senior                         Kinesiology

Carolina Millan                      Junior                         Philosophy

%&Irena Muradyan              Junior                         Business Administration/HTEM

%&$!Alba Pedrero Galindo  Fifth Year                   Business Administration/Management

%&Raquel Villan Pereira      Junior                         Kinesiology

%&$Rozalina Youseva          Senior                         Hospitality Management


Men’s Track & Field (6)

%&$Jalen Adams                   Senior                         Radio, TV, Film

Michael Chadwick                 Junior                         Kinesiology

%&Matheu Johnson              Junior                         Industrial Technology

Ty Seligman                           Junior                         Biomedical Engineering

Cameron Tarver                    Freshman                   Industrial & Systems Engineering

Zaire Waring                          Freshman                   Psychology


Women’s Track & Field (15)

Victoria Agyin                        Graduate                    Business Administration

Alyssa Bean                            Freshman                   Psychology

Eve Divinity                           Freshman                   Communication Disorders

Savana Dutton                       Freshman                   Undeclared – Pre-Nursing

Kaylen Fletcher                     Freshman                   Political Science

%Greta Fraraccio                  Sophomore                Business Administration/Management

Hazel Gaspaire                       Senior                         Justice Studies/Criminology

%&Kaiya Johnson                 Senior                         Child & Adolescent Development

%&Sophie Liao                      Graduate                    Sociology

Sarah Mosteller                     Junior                         Journalism

Azaria Purdy                          Freshman                   Radio/TV/Film

%Lina Schubert                     Sophomore                Psychology BA

Emilia Sjostrand                    Sophomore                Sociology/Women Gender Sex Studies

%&Gabby Spencer                Junior                         Justice Studies

Aliyah Williams                     Freshman                   Undeclared – Pre-Nursing

% - 2022 award winner

& - 2021 award winner

$ - 2020 award winner

! – 2019 award winner