LA Tech Posts Five Student-Athletes on Winter Academic All-WAC Team



April 19, 2013

DENVER - Louisiana Tech placed five student-athletes on the Academic All-Western Athletic Conference list during the winter sports seasons of men’s and women’s basketball and men’s and women’s indoor track and field the conference office announced Friday.

In order to be eligible for the honor, a student-athlete must have completed at least one academic year, have at least a 3.0 cumulative grade point average and have participated in at least 50 percent of the team's contests.

Louisiana Tech’s recipients for the winter seasons included Diamond Every (Women’s Indoor Track and Field), Savanna Langston (Women’s Basketball), Micara Vassell (Women’s Indoor Track and Field), Jelena Vucinic (Women’s Basketball) and Matt Wolfe (Men’s Indoor Track and Field).

Louisiana Tech's student athletes continue to rank among the top in the state and conference in Graduation Success Rate and Academic Progress Rate.

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