Elisabeth Bachman advances
to the national ballot.

Elisabeth Bachman Chosen Academic All-District

National teams will be announced Dec. 15.

November 24, 1998

UCLA sophomore Elisabeth Bachman (Lakeville, MN) was chosen to the GTE/ CoSIDA District VIII Women's Volleyball Academic All-American First Team. A sophomore communications studies major with a 3.77 GPA, Bachman will now advance to the national ballot. First, second and third team national selections will be announced on Tuesday, Dec. 15.

A student-athlete must have at least a 3.20 cumulative grade point average, be a starter or significant reserve and be in at least their second year at their current school in order to be eligible for Academic All-America honors. Forty-eight eligible student-athletes were nominated by 26 schools from California, Hawai'i, Alaska, Oregon, Idaho, Utah, Nevada, Washington and British Columbia on the District VIII ballot.