October 19, 2014
RENO, Nev. – Christa Avena, Analisa Serrano, Polly Smith and Tiffany Tandy were all named to the U.S. Track and Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) Division I All-Academic Track Team.
To qualify for the USTFCCCA All-Academic Track and Field Team, the student-athlete must have compiled a cumulative grade point average of 3.25 and have met either the NCAA Division I Indoor automatic or provisional qualifying standard or the NCAA Division I Outdoor regional or national qualifying standard in their respective event.
Christa Avena, who qualified for the NCAA West Regional Meet in both the 1500m and 3000m steeple, recorded a top-10 finish in the 1500m at the West Regional Meet. Tiffany Tandy recorded a time of 11:05.47 in the 3000m steeplechase.
Analisa Serrano ran a 13.78 in the 100m hurdle prelims at the NCAA West Regional Meet while Polly Smith recorded a time of 1:01.62 in the 400m hurdle prelims.