A Word of Thanks

Meet the Shocker Student Athletes

  • Calvin Pearson
  • Men’s Golf
  • Hometown: Durban,
    KwaZulu-Natal, S. Africa
  • Melanie Jaegers
  • Softball
  • Hometown: Mesquite, TX

WBB: Jacobs Named to CoSIDA Academic Team

Wichita State’s Kelsey Jacobs has been selected to the Capitol One CoSIDA Academic All-District 7 Team, it was announced today.

The senior forward from Fortuna, Calif., carries a 4.0 as a Sport Management graduate student, and earned a 3.74 in Exercise Science when she graduated in May, 2014.

She has started all 21 games for the Shockers and averages 8.0 points, 5.0 rebounds and leads the team in assists with 69.

CoSIDA began the distinguished Academic All-America program in the 1950’s, and since then, has honored thousands of deserving student-athletes from numerous sports and across all divisions with these elite Capital One Academic All-America┬« scholar-athlete honors. Currently, CoSIDA┬áhonors Academic All-Americas in 12 sports.

About SASO

The Shocker Athletic Scholarship Organization (SASO) sustains Wichita State University (WSU) student-athletes while pursuing their education. Through financial support, student-athlete’s dreams of success are realized both on the athletic field and in the classroom.