Perfect Setup: Hashbarger Leads Volleyball All-Academic
In her second-year as a starter for Montana State Billings, Hannah Hashbarger has a 4.00 GPA as a business administration major.
In her second-year as a starter for Montana State Billings, Hannah Hashbarger has a 4.00 GPA as a business administration major.

Tuesday, March 30, 2021

PORTLAND, Ore. – A key contributor at Montana State Billings both on the court and in her studies, Yellowjackets’ sophomore Hannah Hashbarger leads 73 total selections to the 2020-21 Great Northwest Athletic Conference Volleyball All-Academic Team, presented by Barnes & Noble College.

One of three honorees with a 4.00 GPA as a business administration major, Hashbarger started 21 matches for MSUB as a freshman at setter, averaging 9.57 assists and 1.94 digs per set. Through five matches of the pandemic-delayed 2020-21 season, Hashbarger is averaging 9.57 assists and 2.61 digs per set with a team-leading six aces.

Also making the All-Academic Team with 4.00 GPAs is Central Washington sophomore Laynie Erickson, who is a digital journalism major, and Montana State Billings sophomore Marissa Logozzo, who is a business administration major. The squad includes 19 student-athletes with a 3.90 GPA or greater and 25 student-athletes with a 3.80 GPA or greater.

This year’s team includes a total of 33 repeat selections and 10 student-athletes who were named to the team for the third time. The three-time honorees include Alaska seniors Emily Moorhead, Lahra Weber and Cate Whiting; Alaska Anchorage senior Vera Pluharova, Central Washington senior Makala Swart, Northwest Nazarene senior Abbey Blum, Saint Martin’s junior Emily Gooding, Seattle Pacific senior Gabi Stegemoller, Simon Fraser senior Bianca Te and Western Washington senior Alison Davenport.

Saint Martin’s leads all institutions with 13 All-Academic Team selections. Central Washington had 12 selections.

To qualify for the GNAC All-Academic Teams, presented by Barnes & Noble College, nominees must be of sophomore eligibility or greater, have a minimum cumulative GPA or 3.20 or greater, be a letterwinner on their team and must be in their second year at the nominating institution.

Presented By Barnes & Noble College
Name Academic Major Year GPA Hometown
* Zoey Keene Biological Studies & Psychology Jr. 3.55 Anchorage, Alaska
Markie Miller Elementary Education Sr. 3.39 Brewster, Wash.
*+ Emily Moorhead Psychology Sr. 3.59 Chugiak, Alaska
Sophie Schilling Psychology So. 3.97 Berlin, Germany
*+ Lahra Weber Chemistry Sr. 3.94 Berlin, Germany
*+ Cate Whiting Civil Engineering Sr. 3.89 Rapid City, S.D.
Name Academic Major Year GPA Hometown
* Ellen Floyd Accounting & Economics Jr. 3.82 Pensacola, Fla.
* Talia Leauanae Art Jr. 3.34 Wailuku, Hawaii
Hannah Pembroke English So. 3.73 Chico, Calif.
*+ Vera Pluharova Natural Sciences Sr. 3.37 Nechanice, Czech Republic
* Eve Stephens Accounting Jr. 3.95 Palmer, Alaska
Name Academic Major Year GPA Hometown
Mackenzy Borek Art So. 3.73 Eugene, Ore.
Emma Daoud-Hebert Undeclared So. 3.94 Woodinville, Wash.
Laynie Erickson Digital Journalism So. 4.00 La Center, Wash.
Carly Gibbon Elementary Education/Literacy So. 3.98 Bonney Lake, Wash.
Isabelle Jacob Law & Justice/Sociology So. 3.83 Lynden, Wash.
Ashley Kaufman Sport Management So. 3.83 Hayden, Idaho
Sydney Remsberg Undeclared So. 3.66 Yakima, Wash.
Sierra Sharma Business Administration/Economics So. 3.62 Springfield, Ore.
* Leanna Shymanski Elementary Education/Spanish Sr. 3.62 Kennewick, Wash.
Alyssa Smith Undeclared So. 3.24 Yakima, Wash.
*+ Makala Swart Psychology/Human Resource Mgt. Sr. 3.77 Naches Valley, Wash.
* Kylee Yamashita Biology/Pre-Optometry Jr. 3.50 Pukalani, Hawaii
Name Academic Major Year GPA Hometown
Hannah Hashbarger Business Administration: Marketing So. 4.00 West Linn, Ore.
Marissa Logozzo Business Administration: Management So. 4.00 Pasco, Wash.
Joelle Mahowald Elementary Education Sr. 3.53 Nine Mile Falls, Wash.
* Skylar Reed Elementary Education Jr. 3.52 Buckeye, Ariz.
Maddi Vigil Health Administration Sr. 3.36 Ogden, Utah
Name Academic Major Year GPA Hometown
*+ Abbey Blum Biology Sr. 3.75 Troy, Idaho
Mattisyn Cope Marketing Jr. 3.36 Coeur d’Alene, Idaho
* Brooke Foster Graphic Design Jr. 3.95 Boise, Idaho
* Casey Kispert Marketing Jr. 3.76 Edmonds, Wash.
* Mckenzie Lee Pre-Physical Therapy Jr. 3.97 Eagle, Idaho
* Tayler Markland Social Work Jr. 3.61 Cave Creek, Ariz.
Caroline McMahon Wildlife Biology So. 3.75 Medford, Ore.
* Natalie Sullivan Computer Graphic Design Jr. 3.92 Boise, Idaho
Name Academic Major Year GPA Hometown
* Kylie Alos Exercise Science Jr. 3.75 Mililani, Hawaii
* Bridgette Bourgouin Chemistry Jr. 3.88 Chino Hills, Calif.
Gracie Brenner Business Administration So. 3.30 Vancouver, Wash.
* Annika Briggs Civil Engineering Jr. 3.64 Spokane, Wash.
Mackenzie Carter Bachelor of Social Work Sr. 3.97 Las Vegas, Nev.
Taylor Clodfelder Psychology So. 3.45 Poulsbo, Wash.
Kylie Coon Elementary Education So. 3.56 Beaumont, Calif.
Britney Duvall Biology So. 3.94 Veneta, Ore.
*+ Emily Gooding Business Administration Jr. 3.94 Renton, Wash.
Elizabeth Jenkins Bachelor of Science Nursing So. 3.94 Diamond, Ore.
* Kallie Langford Bachelor of Science Nursing Jr. 3.38 Kaneohe, Hawaii
* Shannen Sakai Biology Jr. 3.66 Pearl City, Hawaii
Tianah Sanders Business Administration So. 3.54 Pullman, Wash.
Name Academic Major Year GPA Hometown
Ashley Antoniak Business Administration So. 3.73 Litchfield Park, Ariz.
* Maddie Batiste Communications Sr. 3.39 Portland, Ore.
Paige Dawson Nutrition & Dietetics So. 3.66 Spokane, Wash.
* Erin Gould Political Science Jr. 3.74 Kent, Wash.
Austin Ibale Psychology So. 3.76 Renton, Wash.
Lindsey Lambert Undeclared So. 3.65 Beaverton, Ore.
*+ Gabi Stegemoller Nursing Sr. 3.73 West Linn, Ore.
Name Academic Major Year GPA Hometown
Tyra Anderson Kinesiology Jr. 3.36 Surrey, B.C.
Kalissa Beltran Health Sciences So. 3.41 Surrey, B.C.
Kalyn Hartmann Psychology So. 3.60 Langley, B.C.
Miriam Jauhiainen International Studies So. 3.69 Tampere, Finland
* Julia Tays Business Sr. 3.31 Winnipeg, Man.
*+ Bianca Te Kinesiology Sr. 3.91 Burnaby, B.C.
Name Academic Major Year GPA Hometown
Delaney Smith Psychology Jr. 3.92 Salem, Ore.
Lauren Smith Pre-Education So. 3.53 Highland, Utah
Allie Spear Business Sr. 3.42 Sisters, Ore.
* Aubrey Stanton Business Jr. 3.52 Camas, Wash.
Name Academic Major Year GPA Hometown
* Tess Biscup Business Marketing Jr. 3.93 Duvall, Wash.
*+ Alison Davenport Kinesiology Sr. 3.45 Auburn, Wash.
Gabby Gunterman Psychology Jr. 3.20 Lake Stevens, Wash.
Calley Heilborn Behavioral Neuroscience So. 3.76 Auburn, Wash.
Anna Maracich Behavioral Neuroscience So. 3.96 Auburn, Wash.
* Chloe Roetcisoender Education Jr. 3.88 Duvall, Wash.
Kasey Woodruff Business Marketing So. 3.61 University Place, Wash.
* - 2019 All-Academic Selection
+ - 2018 All-Academic Selection