Velasquez, Motomochi Earn Pac-10 All-Academic Honors
June 23, 2010
WALNUT CREEK, Calif. - Oregon State senior Diego Velasquez and sophomore Jonnie Motomochi are members of the 2010 Pacific-10 Conference Men's Golf All-Academic team announced recently by Commissioner Larry Scott.
To be eligible for selection to the academic team, a student-athlete must have a minimum 3.0 overall grade-point average and be either a starter or significant contributor.
Velasquez, who earned honorable mention in 2009, is a first team selection this season following an All-American season on the course. Motomochi Motomochi earned his first career academic award as a second team member. Both OSU golfers are studying New Media Communications.
Second Team / Yr. / GPA / Major
Men's Golf Honorable Mention Tristan Bierenbroodspot, Sr., ASU; James Byrne, Jr., ASU; Bo DeHuff, RS Jr., USC; Connor Driscoll, Jr., UCLA; Sean Maekawa, Jr., ORE; Trent Sanders, So., WSU; Nick Taylor, Sr., WASH.
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