March 8, 2002
On Monday, April 8, the University of Arizona Department of Intercollegiate Athletics will honor 177 student-athletes at the 25th Annual Mary Roby Academic Achievement Awards Luncheon. The lunch will be held at the Marriott University Park and is set to begin at noon and end at approximately 1:15 p.m.
Awards will be presented to current and continuing student-athletes who maintained a 3.0 grade point average or higher during the spring and fall semesters (2001), and freshman or transfer student-athletes who earned a 3.0 or higher for the fall semester. Twenty student-athletes will also receive awards for earning a perfect 4.0 GPA over the same period.
Fourteen current and former UA women's soccer players will be among the group of student-athletes who will be honored...
Name Yr. Major Hometown Inger Airheart* 5Y Bus. Mgt. Roseville, CA Naomi Chu Jr. Elem. Ed. Thous. Oaks, CA Cassie Daniels Fr. Undecided Torrance, CA Cassidy Guinn Sr. Phys. Sci. Phoenix, AZ Shannon Harrelson So. Undecided Tustin, CA Keri Kennedy-Weber*# 5Y Elem. Ed. Coto de Caza, CA Tara Monteleone So. Gen. Bio. Phoenix, AZ Shannon Monti Sr. Studio Art Phoenix, AZ Erin Nelson Sr. Marketing Tucson, AZ Heather Nelson Fr. Business Tucson, AZ K. Nighswander-Will* 5Y Nursing Tucson, AZ Tymarie Novak Jr. Pre-Ed. Orange, CA Lindsey Peeples Fr. Undecided Arcadia, CA Courtney Russell Fr. Comp. Sci. Glendale, AZ * = Former player 5Y = Fifth-year senior # = Earned 4.0 GPA in fall semester