May 18, 2012
BELLINGHAM, Wash. - Western Washington University golfer Alexandria Taylor has been named to the Capital One/College Sports Information Directors of America Academic/NCAA II District 8 women's at-large team.
The all-district honorees advance to the Academic All-America Team ballot where All-America honorees will be selected later this month. District 8 is made up of schools in the California Collegiate Athletic Association, Great Northwest Athletic Conference and Pacific West Conference.
Taylor, a senior from Sammamish (graduate of Eastlake High School), is a mathematics major with a 3.78 grade point average (4.0 scale).
Posting a 79.2 scoring average, Taylor was a first-team Great Northwest Athletic Conference all-star and a three-time GNAC academic honoree. She helped the Vikings win a second straight league title in 2012, being runner-up in medalist play.
Taylor was a four-year letter winner at WWU.
2011-12 Capital One/CoSIDA Academic All-District 8 At-Large Women's Team
Claire Pierce (Water Polo), Cal State East Bay, Jr., Perth, Australia, 3.79, Kinesiology Shelby Hooper (Golf), Chico State, Sr., Incline Village, NV, 3.93, Business Christie Lau (Tennis), Cal State L.A., Jr., Chino Hills, CA, 3.88, Kinesiology-Exercise Science Emily Adamczyk (Swimming), UC San Diego, Jr., Altadena, CA, 3.34, Biology Megan Northey (Crew), Western Washington, Sr., Brier, WA, 3.92, Kinesiology Jaime Bronga (Skiing), Alaska Anchorage, Sr., Anchorage, AK, 3.99, Civil engineering Spencer Heller (Golf), Sonoma State, Jr., Turlock, CA, 3.74, Kinesiology Mary Hanson (Swimming), Cal Baptist, So., Ridgecrest, CA, 3.93, Engineering Marit Rjabov (Skiing), Alaska Fairbanks, Jr., Voru, Estonia, 3.91, Psychology Alexandria Taylor (Golf), Western Washington, Sr., Sammamish, WA, 3.78, Mathematics Nikki Smart (Water Polo), Cal State Monterey Bay, Sr., Clovis, CA, 3.35, Kinesiology Jackie Walters (Water Polo), Cal State Monterey Bay, Jr., San Diego, CA, 3.51, Kinesiology
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