June 1, 2009
BERKELEY - California placed nine Golden Bears on the MPSF Women's Lacrosse Academic All-Conference team, the conference announced on Monday. Cal seniors Morgan Dyson (goalkeeper), Ghillie Little (defender), Stephanie Smith (defender) and Elizabeth T Jahp (midfielder); juniors Tighe Hutchins (midfielder), Alyse Kennedy (midfielder) and Alex Tickner (midfielder); and sophomores Emily Abbood (midfielder) and Chapin Jackson (midfielder) earned the MPSF's academic accolades.
The Bears earned MPSF academic distinction on the basis of the following criteria:
1. 3.0 or better cumulative grade point average.
The Bears completed their 2009 season with an 8-11 record and an appearance in the MPSF Tournament championship game.