UNBC recognizes 2014-15 Academic All-Canadians

Athletics
November 3, 2015

PRINCE GEORGE, B.C. – The UNBC Timberwolves’ proud history of merging academics and athletics continued Tuesday with their annual Academic All-Canadian reception and donor recognition.

To be considered an Academic All-Canadian, a student-athlete must be an active member of a varsity team while achieving a GPA of 3.67 or higher throughout the academic year.

Fifteen Timberwolves earned Academic All-Canadian status, part of a group of 3,101 students from universities across Canada. Of this year's recipients, seven have earned the recognition twice, while five recipients are three-time Academic All-Canadians.

UNBC Women's Soccer - Presidential Academic Achievement Award winners for 2014-15In addition, UNBC introduced the Presidential Academic Achievement Award, given to the Timberwolves varsity team with the highest GPA during the 2014-15 season. With a team GPA of 3.06, the women’s soccer team were the inaugural winners of the award, edging the women’s basketball team by .01 of a point.

The full list of Academic All-Canadians is as follows:

  • Ashley Anderson, Women’s Soccer 
  • Francesco Bartolillo, Men’s Soccer
  • Jeff Chu, Men’s Basketball
  • Jessica Erickson, Women’s Soccer
  • Harjas Grewal, Men’s Soccer
  • Tanya Grob, Women’s Soccer
  • Katia Hartwig, Women’s Soccer
  • Darin Kamsteeg, Men’s Soccer
  • Clay Kiiskila, Men’s Soccer
  • Thomas McMurtry, Men’s Basketball
  • Jasprit Nijjar, Women’s Basketball
  • Logan Phenuff, Men’s Soccer
  • Hannah Pudlas, Women’s Basketball
  • Jo Ribeiro, Women’s Soccer
  • Sarah Robin, Women’s Basketball

Contact Information

Geordie Carragher

Sports Information Officer

carragher@unbc.ca

(250) 960-6009

(778) 349-4977