May 16, 2013

NEWPORT NEWS, Va. – The Atlantic 10 Conference Outdoor Track & Field Academic All-Conference team was announced on Thursday, with this year’s team highlighted by returning Academic All-Conference honorees, Elias Coye Still of Charlotte and William Janes of Rhode Island on the men’s side and Dayton’s Elizabeth Gleason on the women’s side. The teams were selected through voting conducted by the league’s Sports Information Directors.

In addition to Still and Janes, the Men’s Academic All-Conference team consisted of Butler’s Kodi Mullins, Fordham’s Kevin Fitzgerald, La Salle’s Paul Reilly and Alfredo Santana, Rhode Island’s Tyler Oliveira, Richmond’s Ryan Lee, Tyler Gallen of Saint Joseph’s and Michael Scolarici of Saint Louis.

Joining Dayton’s Elizabeth Gleason on the Women’s Academic All-Conference squad are Butler’s Katie Clark, Duquesne’s Shannon Abraham, Ashley Adams, Nicole Cherok and Amber Valimont, La Salle’s Wendy Hutchinson, Jessica Hoefert, Hannah Kuenzel and Allison Walter of Saint Louis and VCU’s Kiara Porter.

Men’s Academic All-Conference Team
Kodi Mullins, Butler
Elias Coye Still, Charlotte
Kevin Fitzgerald, Fordham
Paul Reilly, La Salle
Alfredo Santana, La Salle
William Janes, Rhode Island
Tyler Oliveira, Rhode Island
Ryan Lee, Richmond
Tyler Gallen, Saint Joseph’s
Michael Scolarici, Saint Louis

Women’s Academic All-Conference
Katie Clark, Butler
Elizabeth Gleason, Dayton
Shannon Abraham, Duquesne
Ashley Adams, Duquesne
Nicole Cherok, Duquesne
Amber Valimont, Duquesne
Wendy Hutchinson, La Salle
Jessica Hoefert, Saint Louis
Hannah Kuenzel, Saint Louis
Allison Walter, Saint Louis
Kiara Porter, VCU