National Awards

National Awards Recipients Listed below

1A FAR Academic Excellence Award
The Faculty Athletics Representative Academic Excellence Award includes distinguished student-athletes that participate in athletics at NCAA Division I institutions in the Football Bowl Subdivision, formerly known as Division 1A. Student-Athletes must be awarded their Bachelor’s degree between the previous Fall, up through the Summer of the year of the award (i.e. Fall 2014 through Summer 2015 for 2015 award recipients). They must also graduate with a cumulative GPA of 3.8 or higher and have participated in at least two years of intercollegiate athletics at a Football Bowl Subdivision institution in a sport sponsored by an FBS Conference.

CoSIDA Academic All-America
CoSIDA began the distinguished Academic All-America® program in 1952, and since then, has honored thousands of deserving student-athletes from numerous sports across all divisions with these elite Academic All-America® scholar-athlete honors. Currently, CoSIDA sponsors Academic All-America® programs for men’s soccer, women’s soccer, football, volleyball, men’s basketball, women’s basketball, baseball, softball and men’s and women’s track and field/cross country. Many other sports are eligible through the At-Large program.To be nominated students must have at least a 3.3 cumulative GPA and be a starter or important reserve member of the team. The student must have participated in at least 50% of the teams games at the position listed. Only student-athletes that were selected for First-Team All-District can be selected as All-America.

CoSIDA Academic All-District
The Academic All-District® teams include student-athletes that are divided into eight geographic districts across the United States and Canada. To be nominated, students must have at least a 3.3 cumulative GPA and be a starter or important reserve member of the team. The student must have participated in at least 50% of the team’s games at the position listed. Student-athletes must have completed one full calendar year at his/her current institution and have reached sophomore athletic eligibility.

NCAA Postgraduate Scholarship Program
The NCAA awards up to 174 postgraduate scholarships annually.  The scholarships are awarded to student-athletes who excel academically and athletically and who are at least in their final year of intercollegiate athletics competition. To be nominated you must have a 3.2 GPA and have performed with distinction as a varsity team members in the sport that you are nominated for.

NCAA Elite 90
The Elite 90 Academic Recognition Award Program honors the individual who has reached the pinnacle of competition at the national championship level in his or her sport, while also achieving the highest academic standard among his or her peers. The Elite 90 is presented to the student-athlete with the highest cumulative grade-point average participating at the finals site for each of the NCAA’s 90 championships.

Phi Beta Kappa Honorary Society
Phi Beta Kappa is the oldest and the most distinguished of all collegiate honorary societies. For more than two hundred years, election to membership has been a recognition of academic excellence achieved in course of completing an education in the liberal arts and sciences at the undergraduate level. The objectives of humane learning encouraged by Phi Beta Kappa include intellectual honesty and tolerance, a broad range of intellectual interests, and a lifelong commitment to the pursuit of learning. Phi Beta Kappa was founded as a literary and debating society on December 5, 1776.

Chi Alpha Sigma
Chi Alpha Sigma is the first national scholar-athlete society to honor those collegiate student-athletes who have excelled in both the classroom and in athletic competition. Chi Alpha Sigma recognizes college student-athletes who receive a varsity letter in their sport, achieve junior academic standing or higher after their fifth full time semester, and earn a 3.4 or higher cumulative grade point average. Student-athletes who compete for a collegiate club team are also eligible if the club team is overseen by the athletics department at the local chapter.


NameAwardSport
Sheridan, Hunter1A FAR Academic Excellence Football
Antinori, Jamie1A FAR Academic Excellence Gymnastics
Wright, Ezra1A FAR Academic Excellence Men's Fencing
Heise, Andrew1A FAR Academic Excellence Men's Swimming & Diving
Rechenmacher, Albert1A FAR Academic Excellence Wrestling
Litynski, Jackie1A FAR Academic Excellence Women's Fencing
Smith, Ashley1A FAR Academic Excellence Women's Cross Country
Roberts, Liz1A FAR Academic Excellence Women's Basketball
Triana, Sofia1A FAR Academic Excellence Rowing
Young, Caroline1A FAR Academic Excellence Rowing
Jones, Rachel CoSIDA Academic All-America Third-TeamWomen's Soccer
Pinto, BriannaCoSIDA Academic All-America Second-TeamWomen's Soccer
Jones, Rachel CoSIDA Academic All-DistrictWomen's Soccer
Pinto, Brianna CoSIDA Academic All-DistrictWomen's Soccer
Daavettila, Sara CoSIDA Academic All-DistrictWomen's Tennis
Gray, Chris CoSIDA Academic All-DistrictMen's Lacrosse
Zinsner, P.J.NCAA Elite 90Men's Lacrosse
Hoeg, KatieNCAA Postgraduate ScholarshipWomen's Lacrosse
Curran, OliviaPhi Beta Kappa Honorary SocietyRowing
Lanier, LindseyPhi Beta Kappa Honorary SocietyWomen's Cross Country & Track & Field
Micchia, JulianaPhi Beta Kappa Honorary SocietyRowing
Petit, CamrynPhi Beta Kappa Honorary SocietyWomen's Cross Country & Track & Field
Sparling, LauraPhi Beta Kappa Honorary SocietyWomen's Soccer
Alba, MaximillianChi Alpha Sigma Baseball
Gillian, GageChi Alpha Sigma Baseball
Inclan, ClementeChi Alpha Sigma Baseball
Joyner, ChrisChi Alpha Sigma Baseball
Palermo, DavisonChi Alpha Sigma Baseball
Riemer, BryanChi Alpha Sigma Baseball
Fernandez, LucasChi Alpha Sigma Men's Fencing
Hartmark, AndersChi Alpha Sigma Men's Fencing
Mulligan, JamesChi Alpha Sigma Men's Fencing
Summers, CharlotteChi Alpha Sigma Women's Fencing
Herrington, JuliaChi Alpha Sigma Field Hockey
Pitcairn, AbigailChi Alpha Sigma Field Hockey
Chrismon, AustinChi Alpha Sigma Football
Goodwyn, GrayChi Alpha Sigma Football
Castro, Luis MiguelChi Alpha Sigma Men's Golf
Bergner, AvaChi Alpha Sigma Women's Golf
Zhou, JenniferChi Alpha Sigma Women's Golf
Aldridge, DrewChi Alpha Sigma Gymnastics
Love, JuliannaChi Alpha Sigma Gymnastics
Atayan, AraChi Alpha Sigma Men's Lacrosse
Bowen, WilliamsChi Alpha Sigma Men's Lacrose
Brown, ColeChi Alpha Sigma Men's Lacrosse
Egan, EvanChi Alpha Sigma Men's Lacrosse
Maher, ConnorChi Alpha Sigma Men's Lacrosse
Niclaus, WilliamsChi Alpha Sigma Men's Lacrosse
Robbins, WilliamChi Alpha Sigma Men's Lacrosse
Tucci, ZacharyChi Alpha Sigma Men's Lacrosse
Fedor, AmandaChi Alpha Sigma Women's Lacrosse
Hall, GabiChi Alpha Sigma Women's Lacrosse
Neumen, BrooklynChi Alpha Sigma Women's Lacrosse
Warehime, TaylerChi Alpha Sigma Women's Lacrosse
Characklis, KatherineChi Alpha Sigma Rowing
De Vito, AlessandraChi Alpha Sigma Rowing
Levister, AlexisChi Alpha Sigma Rowing
Niles, SarahChi Alpha Sigma Rowing
Perez, AmandaChi Alpha Sigma Rowing
Tumey, SydneyChi Alpha Sigma Rowing
Velarde, SarahChi Alpha Sigma Rowing
Wernsman Young, NeevaChi Alpha Sigma Rowing
Bouvery, JacquesChi Alpha Sigma Men's Soccer
Jones, RachelChi Alpha Sigma Women's Soccer
Klanke, HallieChi Alpha Sigma Women's Soccer
McCabe, Mary ElliottChi Alpha Sigma Women's Soccer
Pierce, MaggieChi Alpha Sigma Women's Soccer
Pinto, BriannaChi Alpha Sigma Women's Soccer
Settlemyre, AbbyChi Alpha Sigma Softball
Thompson, LaShaylaChi Alpha Sigma Softball
Hauder, CarolineChi Alpha Sigma Women's Swimming & Diving
Higgs, LillianChi Alpha Sigma Women's Swimming & Diving
Lindner, SophieChi Alpha Sigma Women's Swimming & Diving
Lowe, HeidiChi Alpha Sigma Women's Swimming & Diving
Cernoch, BrianChi Alpha Sigma Men's Tennis
Morra, CameronChi Alpha Sigma Women's Tennis
Yarlagadda, AnikaChi Alpha Sigma Women's Tennis
Clahane, MadeleineChi Alpha Sigma Women's Track & Field
Keefer, AnnaChi Alpha Sigma Women's Track & Field
Petit, CamrynChi Alpha Sigma Women's Track & Field
Shippee, JillianChi Alpha Sigma Women's Track & Field
Archer, AnnabelleChi Alpha Sigma Volleyball
Boone, ErinChi Alpha Sigma Volleyball
Goldfeder, MichaelChi Alpha Sigma Wrestling
Heilmann, JosephChi Alpha Sigma Wrestling
Lautt, ClayChi Alpha Sigma Wrestling