Nov. 15, 2001
TUCSON, Ariz. - Arizona senior Jill Talbot, the hitting percentage leader in the Pac-10 Conference, has been named to the third-team of the 2001 Verizon Academic All-District VIII Women's Volleyball Team. Talbot, from San Diego, Calif., has a 3.48 grade point average in sociology and plans to graduate from the university next spring. A total of 66 student-athletes were nominated by 28 different schools on the District VIII ballot.
In order to be eligible for the honor, a student-athlete must have at least a 3.20 cumulative GPA (on a 4.0 scale), must be a starter or significant reserve and be in at least their second season of competition at their current school.