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USciences Increases Number of D2 ADA Academic Achievement Award Recipients for Third Year in a Row

USciences Increases Number of D2 ADA Academic Achievement Award Recipients for Third Year in a Row

D2 ADA Release

CLEVELAND – For the third year in a row, the University of the Sciences Athletic Department has seen an increase in the number of student-athletes receiving the Division II Athletics Directors Association (D2 ADA) Academic Achievement Award.

52 Devils received the honor in 2018-19, up from the 45 who did last year and more than double the 22 recipients from 2015-16.

In order for a student-athlete to receive an Academic Achievement Award, the athletic director of the Division II institution must be a current dues-paying member of the D2 ADA and the student-athlete must:

  • have a cumulative grade point average of 3.5 or higher on a 4.0 scale
  • have attended a minimum of two years (four semesters) of college level work
  • have been an active member of an intercollegiate team during his/her last academic year

A list of USciences student-athletes that met those requirements can be found below.

Baseball
Nick Amicon**
Jared Capozza
Thomas Webster
Jacob Whittington

Men's Basketball
Michael Fox***
Brandon Hathaway**
Jordan White

Women's Basketball
Brigit Coleman*
Mikaela Giuliani*
Shannon May
Alyx McKiernan**
Micah Morgan**
Marissa Sylvester**
Jordan Vitelli*
Colleen Walsh***
Irisa Ye

Men's Cross Country/Track & Field
Matthew Connolly
William Hallinan

Women's Cross Country
Regan Asay*
Delaney Booth**
Emily Brand**
Oliva DeLorenzo*
Elizabeth Sauers*

Women's Cross Country/Track & Field
Gabby Moss*

Golf
Austin Bythrow*
Mitchel Storb*

Golf/Men's Tennis
Sahas Chandragiri*

Softball
Camille Brown
Kaitlyn Gaynor**
Alexandria Jackson*
Madison LaPlante*
Megan Master
Keiya Moncilovich
Evangelina Olivera***
Sara Pietropola
Gina Pustizzi*
Brittany Rickard**
Savanna Ruppert

Men's Tennis
Evan Halperin**
Nathan Nguyen**
Borna Novak**

Women's Tennis
Abbygail Gamarnik**
Elkanah Linder**
Karla Miletic*

Women's Track & Field
Chloe Georges
Sophie Hockran
Christina Holmes

Volleyball
Jenna Kwiecinski*
Cassandra Moy**
Dakota Raymond**
Danielle Taylor
Brooke Witmer**

* - Two-time honoree
** - Three-time honoree
*** - Four-time honoree