Seven Gauchos Garner ACWPC All Academic Accolades

SANTA BARBARA, Calif. – The Association of Collegiate Water Polo Coaches has announced its 2011 Men's All Academic Awards and among the honorees were seven UCSB men's water polo players.

The awards are separated into three categories based off of GPA: Outstanding (4.00-3.71), Superior (3.70-3.41) and Excellent (3.40-3.20).

David Schmidt and Geng Wang garnered "Outstanding" accolades, Jake Miller and Bryce Miller earned "Superior" honors and Jesse Gillespie, Derek Shoemaker, and Matt Gronow were all listed among the "Excellent" category.

Wang, Gronow, Schmidt and Bryce Miller all also earned Mountain Pacific Sports Federation All-Academic honors this past fall.