Justin Moore named Capital One Academic District first-team all-star
Nov. 1, 2012
BELLINGHAM, Wash, - Western Washington University men's soccer forward Justin Moore has been named a Capital One Academic Division II District 8 first-team all-star.
First-team academic all-district honorees advance to the Academic All-America Team ballot where first-, second- and third-team All-America honorees will be announced later this month. District 8 is made up of the California Collegiate Athletic Association, Great Northwest Athletic Conference and Pacific West Conference.
Moore, a senior from Port Orchard (graduate of South Kitsap High School), is a Cellular and Molecular Biology major with a 3.62 grade point average (4.0 scale).
Moore, a four-year letter winner, has scored 14 points this season with seven goals.
The Vikings, who are 8-7-2 overall and 6-5-2 in GNAC action, have lost just once in their last six games and are working on a three-game winning streak. They end their season Sunday (3 p.m.), Nov. 4, at nationally No.3-ranked and three-time GNAC champion Simon Fraser.
Nominations and voting for the Capital One Academic All-America program are conducted by members of the College Sports Information Directors of America.
District 8 Winners
NCAA Division II
Goalkeeper Waleed Cassis CAL STATE L.A. So. Ottawa, Ontario, Canada 3.97 Exercise Science Midfielder Pedro Guevara DOMINICAN UNIVERSITY Sr. Santa Rosa, Calif. 3.56 Psychology Midfielder Andisheh Bagheri CALIFORNIA, UC SAN DIEGO Jr. Davis, Calif. 3.58 Physiology and Neuroscience Midfielder Steven Shiokari AZUSA PACIFIC Jr. San Jose, Calif. 3.57 Mathematics Defender Alex Connally GRAND CANYON Sr. Warrington, England 3.87 Sports Management Defender Liam Hall CAL POLY POMONA Sr. Fresno, Calif. 3.81 Political Science Defender Caleb Nyone SEATTLE PACIFIC Sr. Happy Valley, Ore. 3.64 Physiology Defender Dane Nielsen CAL STATE L.A. So. Salt Lake City, UT 3.59 Biochemistry Forward Blaine Carver SEATTLE PACIFIC Jr. Soldotna, Alaska 3.91 Business Administration Forward Justin Moore WESTERN WASHINGTON Sr. Port Orchard, WA 3.62 Cellular and Molecular Biology Forward Daniel Kuczynski CALIFORNIA STATE STANISLAUS So. Ajax, Ontario, Canada 3.91 Kinesiology
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