13 CapU scholar-athletes honoured by PACWEST

April 6, 2018

13 CapU scholar-athletes honoured by PACWEST

Thirteen Capilano University student-athletes have been honoured by the Pacific Western Athletic Association (PACWEST) for their continued success in the classroom.

The PACWEST Academic Excellence Award is awarded annually to scholar-athletes who achieved Honours Standing or equivalent at their institution over their last 27 credits, in addition to meeting sport-specific criteria. The 13 winners from Capilano are the most ever won by Blues student-athletes since the award's creation in 1993.

"To achieve excellence in both sport and academics requires tremendous skill, dedication and perseverance," said Milt Williams, CapU Manager of Athletics & Recreation. "We are proud of the academic accomplishments our athletes and the support provided by the University in order for them to succeed."

The recipients for the 2017-18 season are:

Ashley dela Cruz Yip, Women's Basketball
Sherrie Errico, Women's Basketball
Susan Zdziechowski, Women's Basketball
Keith Jackson, Men's Soccer
Brooklynn Doucette, Women's Soccer
Natalie Leclerc, Women's Soccer
Jaimi MacCara, Women's Soccer
Dominika Paige, Women's Soccer
Cameron Fay, Men's Volleyball
Mattias Wels-Lopez, Men's Volleyball
Tracy Ewashkiw, Women's Volleyball
Trina Ewashkiw, Women's Volleyball
Tyneille Neufeld, Women's Volleyball

Submitted by: Blues Athletics