Fifty-Two Portland State Spring Student-Athletes Win Academic All-Big Sky Honors

FARMINGTON, Utah – Fifty-two spring student-athletes from Portland State won academic All-Big Sky honors on Wednesday.

Wednesday’s winners came from the women’s golf (4), men’s tennis (5), women’s tennis (7), men’s outdoor track and field (14), women’s outdoor track and field (15) and softball (7) teams. ) of the Vikings.


Of the 52 Vikings to earn the accolade, 45 finished the spring term with a GPA of 3.5 or higher. Five Vikings also finished the spring term with a cumulative GPA of 4.0.


In order to qualify for All-Big Sky Academic Honor, athletes must have: 1) competed in at least half of the team’s competitions; 2) Achieved a cumulative GPA of 3.2 (on a 4.0 scale) at the end of the most recently completed term; 3) Completed at least one academic term at their current Big Sky institution.

In total, the 2021-22 academic year saw 149 Viking student-athletes achieve All-Big Sky Academic recognition, including 62 fall, 52 spring, and 35 winter athletes.

Full list of Portland State’s Academic All-Big Sky Spring Winners:

Men’s Outdoor Athletics (14)

Keynan AbdiSR, Geography

james bottrillJR, Science

Zach GramsSR-SO, Criminology & Criminal Justice

Brandon HippeJR, Computer Engineering

Sam LingwallJR, Earth Sciences

Harley MontgomeryGR, Taxation

Dom MorgantiGR, Business Administration

Rachid MuseSO, Psychology

Evan PetersSR-SO, Mathematics

Luc RamirezSR, Arts and Letters

Zach SalcidoSO, Psychology

Jake SchulteGR, Civil and Environmental Engineering

Drew SeidelRS-JR, Electrical and Computer Engineering

Andy SolanRS-SR, Mathematics

Women’s Outdoor Athletics (15)

Olivia BrooksGR, Property Management

Phoebe BrownSR, Public health studies: preclinical

Samy BurkeRS-JR, Applied Health and Fitness

Abby DondeFrenglish

Campbell FaustFR, Business Administration: Technology and Analytics

Sophia HackettEN, Biology

Maya IrvingEN, Psychology

Sophie JonesJR, Sociology

Jalen MarcilFR, Public health studies: preclinical

Nathalie MartinoEN, Biology

Tatum MillerSO, Art: Graphic Design

Dylan NewvilleEN, Public Health Studies: Community Health Promotion

Emma OwenEN, Civil engineering

Abi SwainArchitecture, RS-FR

madison tafoyaFrenglish

Softball (7)

Alexa CepedaSW, English

Olivia DeanRS-JR, Business Administration: Management and Leadership

Shea GarciaSO, Political Science

Olivia GrayRS-SO, Political Science

Nathalie MartinezFR, Business Administration: Management and Leadership

Kiara McCreaEN, Social Work

Logan RiggenbachSO, Science

Women’s Tennis (7)

Nika BeukerFR, Business Administration: Management and Leadership

Maddie EganSO, Communication Studies
Mariajose Hernandez Coronado, FR, Business Administration: Marketing

Jacinta MilenkoskiSR, Political Science

Makoto OharaSO, Business Administration: Advertising Management

Emily ReesSR, Science

Capu SanonerSO, Applied Health and Fitness

Men’s Tennis (5)

Sam DeVriesEN, Communication studies

Otto HoltariGR, Finance

Tommy HsuSR, Applied Health and Fitness

Nils PlutatSR, business administration: finance

Olivier RichardsSO, Public Health Studies

Women’s Golf (4)

McKenna MaserSR, business administration

Mari NakamuraEN, Architecture

Marianne Garcia RosetteSO, Business Administration

Windy HuangSR, Finance