July 19, 2006
The Eastern Washington University women's track and field squad and six Eagle student athletes from the men's and women's teams have been honored on the 2006 NCAA Division I U.S. Track and Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) All-Academic teams.
The EWU women's team was one of 75 schools honored for having a team grade point average of 3.0 or higher. Individuals honored included John Timeus from the Eagle men's squad and women's athletes Haley Heater, Jordan Baughan, Lyndsey Johnson-Cooper, Sarah Hegna and Stephanie Ulmer.
To qualify for USTFCCCA All-Academic Track & Field Team, an athlete must have a cumulative GPA of 3.25 or higher and must have met the NCAA Division I regional or national qualifying standard in an individual event.