Seven Mountain Lions Named to RMAC All-Academic Track Teams

By Doug Fitzgerald published May 21, 2008

University of Colorado at Colorado Springs athletes Dan Pinter and Kelsey Barry were named Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference Outdoor Track and Field second-team All-Academic, the RMAC announced Wednesday.

Pinter, an Accounting major with a 3.48 GPA, has been named all-academic three times each in cross country, indoor track and outdoor track. The senior from Saline, Mich., was an 11th-place finisher this season in the men's 1,500-meter run at the RMAC outdoor championships in Gunnison.

Barry, a sophomore from Colorado Springs, earned a 3.92 GPA in Accounting. She took sixth place at the RMAC outdoor championships in the 800-meter run.

Alex Tiernan and Joel Kienitz from the UCCS men's team were named to the RMAC All-Academic Honor Roll. On the women's side, Kaitlin Frier, Christy Severy and Tracy Falsetto were all named to the honor roll.

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