Six Mountaineers Earn Academic Honor


By Sara Wells for WVUsports.com
May 14, 2014 01:11 PM
MORGANTOWN, W.Va. – Six members of the West Virginia University rifle team were named to the College Rifle Coaches Association (CRCA) All-Academic Team.
 
Senior Chance Cover earned his third career honor, along with juniors Meelis Kiisk and Thomas Kyanko.
 
Senior Daniel Sojka and junior Maren Prediger earned the honor for the second time, while redshirt-freshman Jean-Pierre Lucas earned the first of his career.
 
Coach Jon Hammond’s teams have earned 46 CRCA All-Academic Honors since his arrival in 2006. The members honored are part of 101 Mountaineers who have received the recognition since it was first awarded in 1991.
 
The six honors fall one short of the Mountaineers’ record high seven in 2013.



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