Athletics Holds Annual Academic Excellence Recognition Breakfast
April 08, 2011
Stonehill College Athletics held its annual Academic Excellence Recognition Breakfast in the Gartland Room at Donahue Hall this morning. The event is the signature event for the College in recognition of National Student-Athlete Day as administrators and athletic staff presented St. Thomas Aquinas medals as well as its Outstanding Faculty Member Award.
The event honors student-athletes from Stonehill's 20 varsity programs who have the highest cumulative grade point average on their respective teams through the Fall 2010 semester. Those students are presented with St. Thomas Aquinas, Patron Saint of Students, Medals.
In addition, sophomore Emily Dolan, a member of Stonehill's Student-Athlete Advisory Committee, presented the athletic department's Outstanding Faculty Member Award to Maura Tyrrell, professor of biology at Stonehill.
Earning St. Thomas Aquinas Medals were:
Kathleen Abarr, Senior, Softball
Suzanne Adler, Sophomore, Equestrian
Elizabeth Belanger, Sophomore, Women's Soccer
Dana Borges, Sophomore, Ice Hockey
Jonathan Burke, Senior, Men's Tennis
Erin Carmone, Sophomore Cross Country/Track & Field
Christopher Fragomeni, Junior, Football
Paige Frost, Sophomore Women's Tennis
Kayla Green, Sophomore, Women's Lacrosse
Tyler Hebert, Senior, Men's Soccer
Erin Kelly, Sophomore, Volleyball
Sean Lowry, Junior, Men's Basketball
Jason Lynch, Senior, Men's Cross Country/Track
Teresa McGinley,Sophomore, Field Hockey
Nicholas Nardacci, Senior, Baseball
Emily Rousseau, Senior, Women's Basketball
For more information, contact Athletic Communications at 508-565-1352.