June 28, 2011
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. – For the fourth-straight year, more than 50 TCU student-athletes have been named Mountain West Conference Scholar-Athletes, the league office announced Tuesday.
In all, 55 Horned Frogs earned 57 honors for their work in the classroom and on the field of play. To be eligible for selection, student-athletes must have completed at least two academic terms while maintaining a cumulative grade point average of 3.5 or better and participated in varsity competition.
The 57 selected Frogs tie an all-time high as a member of the MWC. In 2008, the Frogs had 57 honorees, 51 in 2009 and 53 in 2010. TCU’s women’s swimming and diving team had 10 selections, the most of any Frog program.
TCU had 16 athletic programs honored in total, including men’s basketball, women’s basketball, men’s cross country, women’s cross country, football, men’s golf, women’s golf, rifle, women’s soccer, men’s swimming and diving, women’s swimming and diving, men’s tennis, women’s tennis, men’s track and field, women’s track and field and women’s volleyball. Additionally, Kelly Dawson and Tricia Terry were honored in women’s cross country and women’s track and field.
Below is a breakdown of all TCU student-athletes selected as MWC Scholar-Athletes:
Men’s Cross Country
Women’s Cross Country
Men’s Swimming and Diving
Women’s Swimming and Diving
Men’s Track and Field
Women’s Track and Field