Five Trojans Earn Pac-12 Conference All-Academic Honors|
June 7, 2012
WALNUT CREEK, Calif. -- Five USC baseball players were named to the 2012 Pac-12 Conference Baseball All-Academic teams, announced today 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.
Pitcher Andrew Triggs and utility-man Kevin Swick were selected to the first team while outfielder Garret Houts, catcher Kevin Roundtree and pitcher Martin Viramontes received honorable mention honors.
Triggs earned a 3.57 overall grade-point-average through his undergraduate degree in political science and first year of his MBA program. Swick, a sophomore business major, earned a 3.77 GPA to lead the Trojans.
Houts earned a 3.14 GPA in communication management, while Roundtree and Viramontes had 3.04 and 3.0 GPA's in business.