November 25, 2008

NESCAC Announces Fall All-Academic Team Honorees

BRUNSWICK, Maine - Thirty-nine Bowdoin student-athletes have been awarded NESCAC All-Academic recognition in honors announced this week.

To be honored, a student-athlete must have reached junior academic standing and be a varsity letter winner with a cumulative grade point average of at least 3.35. Founded in 1971, the New England Small College Athletic Conference (NESCAC) consists of 11 liberal arts colleges and has consistently reflected its commitment to the values of athletics and academic achievement.

Bowdoin senior cross-country runner Anne Monjar (Wilmette, Ill.) was one of just five student athletes in the conference to sweep the NESCAC's major awards. She captured All-Conference, All-Sportsmanship, and All-Academic team recognition this autumn.

Student-athletes earning All-Academic team recognition are:


Archie Abrams Men's Cross Country Sr. Lexington, Mass.
Will Alden-Dunn Men's Soccer Jr. Dover, Mass.
Elizabeth Barton Women's Golf Sr. Wolfeboro, N.H.
Barrett Brown Football Sr. Los Olivos, Calif.
Erica Camarena Women's Rugby Jr. Oaxaca, Mexico
Alison Chase Women's Soccer Sr. Canterbury, N.H.
Alyssa Chase Women's Cross Country Sr. London, England
Jonas Crimm Men's Cross Country Jr. Philadelphia, Pa.
Jenna Diggs Women's Volleyball Jr. La Jolla, Calif.
Jack Dingess Football Sr. Allison Park, Pa.
Jason Finkelstein Football Sr. Mill Valley, Calif.
Tamlyn Frederick Field Hockey Sr. Dover-Foxcroft, Maine
Kate Gormley Field Hockey Sr. Chestnut Hill, Mass.
Will Grunewald Men's Soccer Jr. Pittsburgh, Pa.
Colman Hatton Men's Cross Country Jr. Cape Elizabeth, Maine
Colin Hay Men's Soccer Jr. Winslow, Maine
Amy Helbig Women's Golf Sr. Warren, N.J.
Kelsey Howe Women's Volleyball Jr. Sandy, Utah
Maria Koenigs Women's Rugby Sr. Longmeadow, Mass.
Hannah Larson Women's Rugby Jr. Minneapolis, Minn.
Skye Lawrence Women's Volleyball Jr. Kentfield, Calif.
Courtney Martin Women's Cross Country Sr. Hermon, Maine
Megan McCullough Field Hockey Jr. Springvale, Maine
Scot McFarlane Men's Cross Country Sr. Hopkinton, N.H.
Emileigh Mercer Field Hockey Sr. Newton, Mass.
Anne Monjar Women's Cross Country Sr. Wilmette, Ill.
Brendan Mooney Men's Soccer Sr. Pelham Manor, N.Y.
Matt Ostrup Men's Soccer Jr. Rancho Sante Fe, Calif.
Garrick Sheldon Men's Soccer Jr. Cabin John, Md.
Kevin Sullivan Football Jr. Newburyport, Mass.
Lynne Tempest Women's Soccer Sr. Mercer Island, Wash.
Kristen Veiga Field Hockey Sr. Concord, N.H.
Tom Wakefield Men's Soccer Jr. Grand Rapids, Mich.
Devin Walsh Football Jr. West Simsbury, Conn.
Michael Welsh Football Sr. Milford, Mass.
Claire Williams Women's Cross Country Jr. Tolland, Conn.
Carl Woock Men's Soccer Jr. Bethesda, Md.
James Yoo Men's Golf Sr. Wayne, N.J.