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 Name Last Name Class Institution Area of Study
Matt Augustines Senior University of South Carolina Exercise Science
Connor Beierle Senior Stony Brook University Engineering
Connor Bohuslavizki Senior Point Loma Nazarene University Accounting/Business Administration
Lindsey Bucki Junior Winona State University Early Childhood/Elementary Education
Stephen Chen Senior Carnegie Mellon University Materials Science and Engineering
Lucienne Fernandez Senior Brown University Classics (Latin) / History of Art and Architecture
Kelley Frank Senior University of Virginia Civil Engineering
Andrew Mattingly Senior Rice University Mathematical Economic Anaylsis/Managerial Studies
Laura Moore Senior Brandeis University Studio Art
Donald Moran Senior Washington College Business Management/Economics
Tom Murphy Junior University of Oklahoma Pre-Med/Biology/Math
David Mysona Senior University of South Carolina Biomedical Engineering
Thomas Notchick Senior Western New England University Electrical Engineering
Maria Pereira Marques Leal Junior MSU - Moorhead Biochemistry / Biotechnology
Anne Peterson Junior Washington State University
Colton Siddle Junior Arizona State University Biology
May Siu Junior Brown University Biology: Pre-Veterinary
Joseph Watson Senior West Virginia University Biology / Pre-Medicine
Aftyn Wildes Junior MSU - Mankato Law Enforcement
Cameron Zahedi Senior University of Georgia Physics

3.70 or Higher Cumulative G.P.A.

First Name Last Name Class Institution Area of Study
Glenn Anderson, Jr. Junior Babson College Business Administration
Brian Arko Junior New Mexico Institute of Mining Chemical Engineering
Margaret Armstrong Junior Univ of Wisconsin-Stevens Point Water Resources
Tess Atkins Senior American University Law & Society / Interdisciplinary Studies
Madeline Atkinson Senior US Air Force Academy Astrophysics
Micaela Baca Junior US Coast Guard Academy Operations Research and Computer Analysis
Joseph Baker Junior University of Cincinnati Fine Arts
Allie Ballesteros Junior Stanford University International Relations / Iberian & Latin Amer Cultures
Andrew Bariahtaris Senior Occidental College Diplomacy and World Affairs
Aaron Baughman Senior University of Northern Iowa Manufacturing Technology
Benjamin Bell Junior University of Cincinnati Business
Matt Berenato Senior University of South Carolina Criminal Justice
Erika Berglund Junior Colorado College Environmental Science
Cemre Berk Junior Georgia Tech Mechanical Engineering
Axel Bjerke Senior Colorado College Economics / Physics
Hutton Brandon Junior University of Georgia Mathematics / Biochemistry
Caitlyn Burke Senior Saint Michael’s College English/History, Minor: Art History/Peace & Justice
Jaclynn Campos Senior Saint Michael’s College Biology
Roberto Campos Senior University of Southern Indiana Journalism
Felix Canino Senior Babson College Business Administration
Joe Bob Carpenter Senior University of Tennessee Kinesiology
Cormac Carr Junior Georgetown University History
Julia Carr Senior Brown University Geology / Chemistry
Cassandra Cheney Junior Ithaca College Occupational Therapy
Wilson Chockley Junior Dartmouth College Economics
Paige Cleary Senior Saint Michael’s College Classics
Shannon Conheady Senior St. Bonaventure University History, Minor: Journalism/Mass Communications
Brendon Cronin Junior Dartmouth College Neuroscience
Holly Cuozo Junior University of Maryland
Sanjay Dasari Junior Babson College Business Administration
Jessica Davis Senior American International College Chemistry / Political Science
Shannon Dowdle Senior Stonehill College Psychology / Business
Joshua Drake Senior Cal State University, Fullerton Kinesiology
Catherine Eaton Junior St. Bonaventure University Sociology
Stephen Farnham Senior Western New England University Math Sciences
Lauren Featherstone Senior University of Texas - Dallas Psychology / Sociology
Nicole Fede Junior Fairfield University Mathematics, Minor: Finance/Economics
Adam Ferrari Junior University of Southern Indiana Biochemistry
Karl Foley Senior Vassar College Cognitive Science
Isaac Freedman Senior Georgetown University Government, Minor: Economics
Alison Gale Senior Brown University Computer Science
Saudi Garcia Senior Brown University Anthropology
Amanda Gibilian Senior Florida Atlantic University
Brian Graff Senior Rice University Economics / Business
Mackenzie Grubbs Senior St. Bonaventure University International Studies
Joseph Hastry Junior University of Massachusetts Accounting
Kenta Hasui Junior Vassar College Cognitive Science
Timothy Heimink Senior University of Albany Criminal Justice, Minor: Business / Psychology
Alessandra Herbst de Cordina Junior Stanford University Human Biology
Lydia Hill Junior US Air Force Academy Behavioral Sciences
Philip Hootsmans Senior University of Notre Dame Economics / Chinese
Pavlo Ivanusa Junior Colorado School of Mines Engineering / Physics
Andrew Jdaydani Senior Vassar College Neuroscience and Behavior
Fatima Kamara Senior American University Psychology
Mark Kassardjian Senior Georgetown University International Political Economy
Matthew Kaufman Senior Rice University Chemical Engineering
Kourtney Kavajecz Junior Winona State University Nursing
Jeremy Kim Junior Stanford University Electrical Engineering
Sandra Kimokoti Junior Brown University Biochemistry / Molecular Biology
Natalie Klotz Senior Brown University Computer Science
Charlotte Knott Junior Dartmouth College Economics
Katherine Kroening Junior Univ of Wisconsin-Stout Engineering Technology
Jacqui Langer Senior American University Interdisciplinary Studies
Jacob Levine Junior Dartmouth College Spanish
Shannon Lipe Junior Ithaca College Anthropology
Arin Liszka Senior St. Bonaventure University Political Science, Minor: Law and Society
Hannah Lynch Senior Saint Michael’s College Biology
Marshall McCurties Junior Principia Education, Minor: Business Administration
Alex Markowski Sophomore University of Oklahoma Petroleum Engineering
Sara McGuirk Senior University of Notre Dame English / Film/ / Economics
Michael McNamara Junior Salve Regina University Secondary Education/History, Minor: Special Education
Niki Mihovilovic Junior Saint Mary’s College of California Economics
Benjamin Miller Senior University of Massachusetts Kinesiology
Nathan Mills Senior Paul Smith’s College Fisheries and Wildlife Sciences/Chemistry
Lisa Moehlman Junior Univ of Wisconsin-Stevens Point Soil and Land Management
Mackenzie Moody Junior University of California Astrophysics / Physics
Nicholas Nathan Junior Georgetown University Comparative Literature
Robyn Oliveri Junior University of South Florida Business Administration
Daniel Pacious Junior University of Maryland Accounting / Information Systems
John Passarelli Junior Wake Forest University Computer Science / Neuroscience
James Peniston Senior Univ of California, Santa Barbara Biological Sciences
Sydney Provan Senior Colorado College Philosophy
Jacquelyn Quiling Senior Univ of Wisconsin-Stout Early Childhood Education
Denis Rezendes Junior Babson College Business Administration
Benjamin Roach Senior American International College Marketing
Doug Rose Junior University of Southern Indiana Biochemistry
Jonathan Rossini Junior University of Massachusetts Civil Engineering
Ryan Saliga Senior University of Massachusetts Management
Peter Savarese Junior Dartmouth College Latin American and Caribbean Studies
William Scheiman Senior Dartmouth College Economics
Emily Schmitz Senior University of Minnesota Chemical Engineering, Minor: Chemistry
Kendall Shoemake Junior Principia College Education/History, Minor: Business Administration
Margaret Slattery Junior Vassar College Science, Technology, and Society
Adam Somberg Senior Rice University Economics / Business
Hayley Spillane Junior American University Public Communication
Elana Suglia Junior Brown University Biology
Zachary Swint Junior Southern Illinois Aviation Technologies
Ryan Tantone Senior Siena College Biochemistry
Marion Tapp Junior Clemson University Genetics
Michelle Teo Senior Stanford University Mechanical Engineering
Wiktor Tomkiewicz Senior Univ of Massachusetts-Dartmouth Civil Engineering
Paige Torgerson Senior Brigham Young University English
Auria Torshizi Senior Univ of California, Davis Psychology
Blaine Trujillo Senior New Mexico Institute of Mining Mechanical Engineering
Colin Tucker Junior University of Buffalo Political Science / International Studies
Mary Beth Tyson Junior Ithaca College Occupational Therapy
Ryan Vayo Junior Babson College Business Administration
Matthew Vermilion Junior Iowa State University Civil Engineering
Colin Walmsley Junior Dartmouth College Anthropology / Government
Connor Whitcomb Junior University of Maryland Finance
Corinne White Senior Ithaca College Aging Studies
Kristofer Wilson Senior West Virginia University History
Matthew Wilson Junior Washington Univ in St Louis
Jaden Witt Junior MSU - Moorhead Biology / Pre-Medicine
Collette Yee Senior University of California Conservation and Research Studies
Raffi Yessayan Senior University of Massachusetts Accounting