2022 Student-Athlete Convocation – University of Arizona Athletics – University of Arizona Athletics

TUCSON, Ariz. — Arizona Athletics is proud to host their seventh annual Student-Athlete Convocation this Thursday, May 12 at McKale Center. The ceremony will begin at 9:00 a.m. MST and is set to be live streamed right here on ArizonaWildcats.com.

This year our programs will be honoring 84 graduates, in addition to seven former student-athletes graduating through the department’s CATS Forever program.



Women’s Track and Field | Head Coach, Fred Harvey 

Maddy Christopher; Bachelor of Science, Psychological Science 

Katherine Daily; Bachelor of Science in Electrical & Computer Engineering, Electrical & Computer Engineering  

Samantha Noennig; Master of Public Health, Public Health, Family & Child Health 

Tiana Poirier-Shelton; Master of Public Health, Public Health, Health Behavior, Health Promotion  

Alexa Porpaczy; Bachelor of Arts, Political Science, International Relations 

Kaelyn Shipley; Bachelor of Arts, Applied Humanities, Rural Leadership & Renewal 

Skylar Sieben; Bachelor of Science, Biology, Biomedical Sciences 



Men’s Track and Field | Head Coach, Fred Harvey 

Jaisen Cyrus Taylor Brown; Bachelor of Science in Business Adminstration, Business Management   

Jakob Chamberlin; Bachelor of Arts, English & History 

Shem Kemboi; Bachelor of Science, Public Health, Health Promotion 

Timothy Kibet; Bachelor of Arts, Political Science, International Relations 

Youssef Koudssi; Bachelor of Science in Business Adminstration, Management Information Systems 

Trent Stimac; Bachelor of Science, Natural Resources, Wildlife Conservation and Management 

Maj Williams; Bachelor of General Studies, Science, Technology, Health & Society 

Calvin Wilson; Bachelor of General Studies, Sports & Society 

Ivan Zaharchenko; Bachelor of General Studies, Economy & Industry 



Women’s Basketball | Head Coach, Adia Barnes 

Taylor Chavez; Bachelor of General Studies, Economy and Industry  

Catherine Reese; Bachelor of Science in Business Adminstration, Business Management  

Sam Thomas; Master of Education, Educational Leadership  

Bendu Yeaney; Bachelor of General Studies, Sports & Society 



Soccer | Head Coach, Becca Moros 

Hope Hisey; Bachelor of Arts, Political Science, American Politics 

Iliana Hocking; Bachelor of Science, Public Health, Global Health 

Ava Sophia McCray; Bachelor of Science, Psychological Science 

Jordyn Schulte; Bachelor of Science in Health Sciences, Physiology 

Iyana Zimmerman; Bachelor of General Studies, Social Behavior & Human Understanding 



Baseball | Head Coach, Chip Hale 

George Arias Jr.; Bachelor of Science, Criminal Justice Studies 

Christopher O. Barraza Jr.; Bachelor of General Studies, Economy & Industry 

Tyler Casagrande; Bachelor of Science in Business Administration, Business Management 

Holden Christian; Graduate Certificate, Real Estate Development Finance 

Quinn Flanagan; Master of Science, Entrepreneurship  

Jonathan Guardado; Bachelor of Science, Literacy, Learning & Leadership, Community Education 

Nikolas McClaughry; Bachelor of General Studies, Sports & Society 

Mason Millett; Bachelor of Science in Business Administration, Business Administration 

Tanner Joseph O’Tremba; Bachelor of Arts, Psychology 



Beach Volleyball | Head Coach, Steve Walker 

Sarah Blacker; Bachelor of Science, Public Health, Health Systems, Theory & Practice  

Maja Kaiser; Master of Science, Marketing  

Dana Parker; Bachelor of Science, Public Health, Quantitative Methods 

Jasmine Safar; Bachelor of Science, Biology, Biomedical Sciences 



Women’s Golf | Head Coach, Laura Ianello 

Ya Chun Chang; Bachelor of Arts, East Asian Studies, Japanese Culture 

Yu-Sang Hou; Bachelor of Arts, Psychology 



Men’s Golf | Head Coach, Jim Anderson 

Christian Banke; Master of Arts, International Security Studies 

Santeri Lehesmaa; Bachelor of Science in Business Administration, Business Management 

Drake Mendenhall; Master of Science, Entrepreneurship 

Bradley Reeves; Master in Real Estate, Real Estate Development 



Gymnastics | Head Coach, John Court 

Asia Rose DuVernay; Bachelor of Science in Business Administration, Marketing  

MacKinzie Kane; Bachelor of Science in Health Sciences, Physiology & Medical Sciences 



Softball | Head Coach, Caitlin Lowe 

Hannah Martinez; Bachelor of Arts, Psychology  

Bailey Thompson; Master of Science, Computer Science 

Isabel Pacho; Bachelor of Arts in Education, Elementary Education, English as a Second Language 



Women’s Swimming and Diving | Head Coach, Augie Busch 

Aria Bernal; Bachelor of Science in Environmental Science, Environmental Science, Leadership, Sustainability & Communication 

Marti Erlam; Bachelor of Arts, Communication 

Felicity Passon; Bachelor of Arts, Psychology 



Men’s Swimming and Diving | Head Coach, Augie Busch 

Ty Coen; Bachelor of Science in Health Sciences, Physiology & Medical Sciences  

Tai Combs; Bachelor of Science in Biomedical Engineering,  Biomedical Engineering 

Eric Correa; Bachelor of Science, Public Health, Health Systems Theory & Practice 

Colin Gwiazdowski; Bachelor of Science in Health Sciences, Physiology  

Aldan Johnston; Bachelor of Science in Business Adminstration, Business Management 

Ty Wells; Bachelor of Science in Health Sciences, Physiology 



Women’s Tennis | Head Coach, Ryan Stotland 

Khim Iglupas; Bachelor of Arts, Communication 

Kirsten Olivia Prelle; Bachelor of Science in Business Administration, Business Management 



Men’s Tennis | Head Coach, Clancy Shields 

Carlos Hassey; Bachelor of Arts, Communication 

Filip Malbasic; Bachelor of Science in Business Administration, Finance 

Conner Olsen; Bachelor of Science in Business Administration, Business Economics 



Volleyball | Head Coach, David Rubio 

Zyonna Fellows; Bachelor of General Studies, Social Behavior & Human Understanding 

Malina Kalei; Bachelor of Arts, Communication 

Merle Weidt; Bachelor of Arts, Global Studies, Global Political Economy & Industry 



Football | Head Coach, Jedd Fisch 

Drake Anderson; Bachelor of General Studies, Social Behavior & Human Understanding 

Luke Ashworth; Bachelor of Science, Urban and Regional Development 

McKenzie Barnes; Bachelor of Science, Literacy, Learning & Leadership, Leadership for Equity Access & Success 

Kyon Edward Barrs; Bachelor of General Studies, Sports & Society 

Nazar Bombata; Bachelor of Fine Arts, Studio Art, Illustration & Design 

Jashon Butler; Bachelor of Science in Business Administration, Business Management 

Tay Cunningham; Bachelor of General Studies, Global & Intercultural Understanding 

Connor Hutchings; Bachelor of Science, Urban & Regional Development 

Issaiah Johnson; Bachelor of General Studies, Economy & Industry 

Donovan Laie; Bachelor of Science, Literacy, Learning & Leadership, Leadership for Equity Access & Success 

Sam Langi; Bachelor of General Studies, Social Behavior & Human Understanding 

Stacey Marshall Jr.; Bachelor of General Studies, Sports & Society 

Kyle Ostendorp; Bachelor of Science in Aerospace Engineering, Aerospace Engineering 

Christian Roland-Wallace; Bachelor of Arts, Philosophy, General 

Dante Smith; Bachelor of Science in Business Administration, Finance  

Matthew Stefanski Jr.; Bachelor of Arts, Law 

Fehoko “Nahe” Sulunga; Bachelor of General Studies, Economy and Industry 

Zach Williams; Bachelor of Science in Business Administration, Marketing 



CATS Forever | Associate Director for C.A.T.S. Academics, Jennifer Mewes 

Brian Anderson | Baseball; Bachelor of General Studies, Social Behavior & Human Understanding 

Johnny Field | Baseball; Bachelor of General Studies, Sports & Society 

Lamont Frazier | Basketball; Bachelor of General Studies, Social Behavior & Human Understanding 

Donnell Rene Alfred Harris | Basketball; Bachelor of General Studies, Social Behavior & Human Understanding 

Shawn Andre Parnell | Football; Bachelor of General Studies, Sports & Society 

Kwesi Phillips-Mashack | Football; Bachelor of General Studies, Social Behavior & Human Understanding 

Philip “Scooby” Wright | Football; Bachelor of General Studies, Social Behavior & Human Understanding