National Collegiate Scholar Honor Roll announced for 2013-14 academic year

BOULDER, Colo. – USA Rugby recognizes the following intercollegiate scholar rugby-athletes who have demonstrated academic and athletic excellence during the 2013-14 academic year.

Since 2011, USA Rugby has recognized the hard work and accomplishment of college rugby players, on and off of the field, with the National Collegiate Rugby Scholar Honor Roll. More than one thousand college students have been acknowledged during this period.

Candidates have met or exceeded the program criteria, which includes being a consistent starter on his/her intercollegiate rugby team and posting a cumulative grade point average of 3.7 (on scale of 4.0) or higher.

“On behalf of our USA Rugby collegiate programs of more than 900 teams, Tam Breckenridge, associate director of College Rugby, and I congratulate these scholar-athletes on their accomplishments on the field and in the classroom,” USA Rugby Director of College Rugby Rich Cortez said. “The criteria for this award require commitment and determination in both arenas. We wish the honorees continued success in their chosen fields.”

3.90 or Higher Cumulative G.P.A.

First NameLast NameClassInstitutionArea of Study
MattAugustinesSeniorUniversity of South CarolinaExercise Science
ConnorBeierleSeniorStony Brook UniversityEngineering
ConnorBohuslavizkiSeniorPoint Loma Nazarene UniversityAccounting/Business Administration
LindseyBuckiJuniorWinona State UniversityEarly Childhood/Elementary Education
StephenChenSeniorCarnegie Mellon UniversityMaterials Science and Engineering
LucienneFernandezSeniorBrown UniversityClassics (Latin) / History of Art and Architecture
KelleyFrankSeniorUniversity of VirginiaCivil Engineering
AndrewMattinglySeniorRice UniversityMathematical Economic Anaylsis/Managerial Studies
LauraMooreSeniorBrandeis UniversityStudio Art
DonaldMoranSeniorWashington CollegeBusiness Management/Economics
TomMurphyJuniorUniversity of OklahomaPre-Med/Biology/Math
DavidMysonaSeniorUniversity of South CarolinaBiomedical Engineering
ThomasNotchickSeniorWestern New England UniversityElectrical Engineering
MariaPereira Marques LealJuniorMSU - MoorheadBiochemistry / Biotechnology
AnnePetersonJuniorWashington State University
ColtonSiddleJuniorArizona State UniversityBiology
MaySiuJuniorBrown UniversityBiology: Pre-Veterinary
JosephWatsonSeniorWest Virginia UniversityBiology / Pre-Medicine
AftynWildesJuniorMSU - MankatoLaw Enforcement
CameronZahediSeniorUniversity of GeorgiaPhysics

3.70 or Higher Cumulative G.P.A.

First NameLast NameClassInstitutionArea of Study
GlennAnderson, Jr.JuniorBabson CollegeBusiness Administration
BrianArkoJuniorNew Mexico Institute of MiningChemical Engineering
MargaretArmstrongJuniorUniv of Wisconsin-Stevens PointWater Resources
TessAtkinsSeniorAmerican UniversityLaw & Society / Interdisciplinary Studies
MadelineAtkinsonSeniorUS Air Force AcademyAstrophysics
MicaelaBacaJuniorUS Coast Guard AcademyOperations Research and Computer Analysis
JosephBakerJuniorUniversity of CincinnatiFine Arts
AllieBallesterosJuniorStanford UniversityInternational Relations / Iberian & Latin Amer Cultures
AndrewBariahtarisSeniorOccidental CollegeDiplomacy and World Affairs
AaronBaughmanSeniorUniversity of Northern IowaManufacturing Technology
BenjaminBellJuniorUniversity of CincinnatiBusiness
MattBerenatoSeniorUniversity of South CarolinaCriminal Justice
ErikaBerglundJuniorColorado CollegeEnvironmental Science
CemreBerkJuniorGeorgia TechMechanical Engineering
AxelBjerkeSeniorColorado CollegeEconomics / Physics
HuttonBrandonJuniorUniversity of GeorgiaMathematics / Biochemistry
CaitlynBurkeSeniorSaint Michael’s CollegeEnglish/History, Minor: Art History/Peace & Justice
JaclynnCamposSeniorSaint Michael’s CollegeBiology
RobertoCamposSeniorUniversity of Southern IndianaJournalism
FelixCaninoSeniorBabson CollegeBusiness Administration
Joe BobCarpenterSeniorUniversity of TennesseeKinesiology
CormacCarrJuniorGeorgetown UniversityHistory
JuliaCarrSeniorBrown UniversityGeology / Chemistry
CassandraCheneyJuniorIthaca CollegeOccupational Therapy
WilsonChockleyJuniorDartmouth CollegeEconomics
PaigeClearySeniorSaint Michael’s CollegeClassics
ShannonConheadySeniorSt. Bonaventure UniversityHistory, Minor: Journalism/Mass Communications
BrendonCroninJuniorDartmouth CollegeNeuroscience
HollyCuozoJuniorUniversity of Maryland
SanjayDasariJuniorBabson CollegeBusiness Administration
JessicaDavisSeniorAmerican International CollegeChemistry / Political Science
ShannonDowdleSeniorStonehill CollegePsychology / Business
JoshuaDrakeSeniorCal State University, FullertonKinesiology
CatherineEatonJuniorSt. Bonaventure UniversitySociology
StephenFarnhamSeniorWestern New England UniversityMath Sciences
LaurenFeatherstoneSeniorUniversity of Texas - DallasPsychology / Sociology
NicoleFedeJuniorFairfield UniversityMathematics, Minor: Finance/Economics
AdamFerrariJuniorUniversity of Southern IndianaBiochemistry
KarlFoleySeniorVassar CollegeCognitive Science
IsaacFreedmanSeniorGeorgetown UniversityGovernment, Minor: Economics
AlisonGaleSeniorBrown UniversityComputer Science
SaudiGarciaSeniorBrown UniversityAnthropology
AmandaGibilianSeniorFlorida Atlantic University
BrianGraffSeniorRice UniversityEconomics / Business
MackenzieGrubbsSeniorSt. Bonaventure UniversityInternational Studies
JosephHastryJuniorUniversity of MassachusettsAccounting
KentaHasuiJuniorVassar CollegeCognitive Science
TimothyHeiminkSeniorUniversity of AlbanyCriminal Justice, Minor: Business / Psychology
AlessandraHerbst de CordinaJuniorStanford UniversityHuman Biology
LydiaHillJuniorUS Air Force AcademyBehavioral Sciences
PhilipHootsmansSeniorUniversity of Notre DameEconomics / Chinese
PavloIvanusaJuniorColorado School of MinesEngineering / Physics
AndrewJdaydaniSeniorVassar CollegeNeuroscience and Behavior
FatimaKamaraSeniorAmerican UniversityPsychology
MarkKassardjianSeniorGeorgetown UniversityInternational Political Economy
MatthewKaufmanSeniorRice UniversityChemical Engineering
KourtneyKavajeczJuniorWinona State UniversityNursing
JeremyKimJuniorStanford UniversityElectrical Engineering
SandraKimokotiJuniorBrown UniversityBiochemistry / Molecular Biology
NatalieKlotzSeniorBrown UniversityComputer Science
CharlotteKnottJuniorDartmouth CollegeEconomics
KatherineKroeningJuniorUniv of Wisconsin-StoutEngineering Technology
JacquiLangerSeniorAmerican UniversityInterdisciplinary Studies
JacobLevineJuniorDartmouth CollegeSpanish
ShannonLipeJuniorIthaca CollegeAnthropology
ArinLiszkaSeniorSt. Bonaventure UniversityPolitical Science, Minor: Law and Society
HannahLynchSeniorSaint Michael’s CollegeBiology
MarshallMcCurtiesJuniorPrincipiaEducation, Minor: Business Administration
AlexMarkowskiSophomoreUniversity of OklahomaPetroleum Engineering
SaraMcGuirkSeniorUniversity of Notre DameEnglish / Film/ / Economics
MichaelMcNamaraJuniorSalve Regina UniversitySecondary Education/History, Minor: Special Education
NikiMihovilovicJuniorSaint Mary’s College of CaliforniaEconomics
BenjaminMillerSeniorUniversity of MassachusettsKinesiology
NathanMillsSeniorPaul Smith’s CollegeFisheries and Wildlife Sciences/Chemistry
LisaMoehlmanJuniorUniv of Wisconsin-Stevens PointSoil and Land Management
MackenzieMoodyJuniorUniversity of CaliforniaAstrophysics / Physics
NicholasNathanJuniorGeorgetown UniversityComparative Literature
RobynOliveriJuniorUniversity of South FloridaBusiness Administration
DanielPaciousJuniorUniversity of MarylandAccounting / Information Systems
JohnPassarelliJuniorWake Forest UniversityComputer Science / Neuroscience
JamesPenistonSeniorUniv of California, Santa BarbaraBiological Sciences
SydneyProvanSeniorColorado CollegePhilosophy
JacquelynQuilingSeniorUniv of Wisconsin-StoutEarly Childhood Education
DenisRezendesJuniorBabson CollegeBusiness Administration
BenjaminRoachSeniorAmerican International CollegeMarketing
DougRoseJuniorUniversity of Southern IndianaBiochemistry
JonathanRossiniJuniorUniversity of MassachusettsCivil Engineering
RyanSaligaSeniorUniversity of MassachusettsManagement
PeterSavareseJuniorDartmouth CollegeLatin American and Caribbean Studies
WilliamScheimanSeniorDartmouth CollegeEconomics
EmilySchmitzSeniorUniversity of MinnesotaChemical Engineering, Minor: Chemistry
KendallShoemakeJuniorPrincipia CollegeEducation/History, Minor: Business Administration
MargaretSlatteryJuniorVassar CollegeScience, Technology, and Society
AdamSombergSeniorRice UniversityEconomics / Business
HayleySpillaneJuniorAmerican UniversityPublic Communication
ElanaSugliaJuniorBrown UniversityBiology
ZacharySwintJuniorSouthern IllinoisAviation Technologies
RyanTantoneSeniorSiena CollegeBiochemistry
MarionTappJuniorClemson UniversityGenetics
MichelleTeoSeniorStanford UniversityMechanical Engineering
WiktorTomkiewiczSeniorUniv of Massachusetts-DartmouthCivil Engineering
PaigeTorgersonSeniorBrigham Young UniversityEnglish
AuriaTorshiziSeniorUniv of California, DavisPsychology
BlaineTrujilloSeniorNew Mexico Institute of MiningMechanical Engineering
ColinTuckerJuniorUniversity of BuffaloPolitical Science / International Studies
Mary BethTysonJuniorIthaca CollegeOccupational Therapy
RyanVayoJuniorBabson CollegeBusiness Administration
MatthewVermilionJuniorIowa State UniversityCivil Engineering
ColinWalmsleyJuniorDartmouth CollegeAnthropology / Government
ConnorWhitcombJuniorUniversity of MarylandFinance
CorinneWhiteSeniorIthaca CollegeAging Studies
KristoferWilsonSeniorWest Virginia UniversityHistory
MatthewWilsonJuniorWashington Univ in St Louis
JadenWittJuniorMSU - MoorheadBiology / Pre-Medicine
ColletteYeeSeniorUniversity of CaliforniaConservation and Research Studies
RaffiYessayanSeniorUniversity of MassachusettsAccounting