USA Rugby Collegiate Academic Honor Roll announced for the 2018/19 Season

As is tradition, USA Rugby is happy to announce and recognize 200 student athletes in collegiate rugby who have earned their place on the 2018/19 USA Rugby Academic Honor Roll. With 54 schools represented, these exemplary individuals display the most important quality of a student athlete as they value the balance of athletics and academics.

The 200 names below met the following qualifications for recognition;

  • Cumulative GPA of 3.5 or higher
  • Competed on their school or university’s top side
  • Started or played as a reserve on more than half their team’s scheduled matches
  • Name and qualifications were submitted to USA Rugby during the nominations period by team coach, commissioner or athletic director.

For those institutions looking to recognize their qualified student athletes during the 2019/20 season, remember to submit nominations to USA Rugby following the Fall and Spring competition windows. Communications will be sent to listed team contacts during each timeframe. For additional inquiries, please reach out to USA Rugby Sr. Scholastic Manager, Johnathan Atkeison;

Congratulations again to all the honorees!

Institution. First Name Last Name Player’s Major(s).
Babson College Chiara de Brabant Finance
Babson College Kate Tank Economics
Bentley University Arman Belorian Computer Information Systems
Bentley University Matt King Finance
Bentley University Ryan Taylor Corporate Finance
Brigham Young University Gabrielle Peterson Psychology
Brigham Young University Marin Spears Biophysics
Brigham Young University Larissa Graham Nursing
Brigham Young University Rachel Strasdas Public Health
Brigham Young University Tayzlie Tripple Economics
Brigham Young University Lora Gubler Spanish Teaching
Brigham Young University Baylie Duce Communications & Public Relations
Bryant University Nyatasha Jackowicz Marketing
Bryant University Margaret Mellitt International Business & Accounting
Bryant University Jennifer Rosinski Accounting
California State University, Chico Anton Holm Political Science
California State University, Fresno Megan Oleski Criminology
California State University, Fresno Laura Ellison-Seeger Criminology
Christendom College Jacob Cassidy Philosophy
Christendom College Michael LaRochelle Philosophy
Christendom College Kevin McDermott Philosophy
Christendom College John Briggs English Literature
Colorado College Bridget Galaty Mathematical Economics
Colorado College Susanna Penfield Political Science
Colorado College Mia Solberg Economics
Colorado College Kristen Kinchla Organismal Biology & Ecology
Colorado College Zachary Armacost Geology
Colorado College Cian McGillicuddy Organismal Biology & Ecology
Colorado College Sam Mayer Economics
Colorado College Ethan Widoff Economics
Eastern Connecticut State University Jacob Reed Political Science & History
Eastern Connecticut State University Eric Minicucci Business Administration
Eastern Connecticut State University Dominic Livoti Environmental Earth Science
Eckerd College Sofia McNally Marine Science
Eckerd College Emerson Allen Human development
Eckerd College Emily Yanuskiewicz Environmental Studies & Economics
Eckerd College Katherine Scheerer Environmental Studies, Communication
Eckerd College Debanhi Jimenez Reyes Marine Science & Mathematics
Eckerd College Linnea Goodwin Women & Gender Studies
Fairfield University Patrick Kerins Finance
Fairfield University Luke Melcher Accounting
Fairfield University Alexandra Maltbie Bioengineering
Fairfield University Abigail Dovan International Business Management
Fairfield University Michael Sweetman Finance, Management
Fairfield University Andrew Pearl Finance
Fairfield University Kaitlyn Foley Communication
Fairfield University Julia D’Innocenzo Mathematics
Fairfield University Meghan Bruni Mathematics
Fairfield University Jenamarie Carella Marketing
Fairfield University Emma Stringer Nursing
Fairfield University Kayla Yaverski Psychology
Fairfield University Kate Welzel Sociology & Anthropology
Fairfield University Emily Pepe Nursing
Fairfield University Natalie Gammer Psychology
Fairfield University Julie Moser Communications & English
Fairfield University Sigmund Gusdorf English &Philosophy
Fairfield University Salvatore Esposito Accounting
Florida State University Dakota Haberland Sports Management
Florida State University Yejun Lim Accounting
Florida State University Diego Veras Management Information Systems
Florida State University Gregory Zhoba Cell and Molecular Neuroscience
Fresno State Madison Forester Psychology
Fresno State Regan Garner Pre-Business
Furman University Aidan Clarke History
Furman University Thomas Trankle Physics & Applied Math
Georgetown University William Lowrie Finance & Accounting
Georgetown University William Shanahan Finance
Georgetown University Asher Curnutte American Studies
Georgetown University Luke Sheridan Arabic
Georgetown University William Lowrie Finance, Accounting
Indiana University Camden McCarthy Nursing
Indiana University – Bloomington Daniel Devlin Public Policy & Entrepreneurship
Kutztown University Gerald Lowe Finance & Personal Financial Planning
Life University Justin Johnson Computer Information Management
Life University Matthew Mairowitz Business Administration
Life University Conner Mooneyham Business Administration
Life University Palima Roberts Business Administration
Life University Harley Wheeler Business Administration
Life University Mitchell Wilson Business Administration
Life University Tatum Johnson Bio Psychology & Computer Information
Life University Karissa Lacy Chiropractic
Life University Alexandra Sedric Business Administration
Lindenwood University Teresa Bueso Business Administration
Lindenwood University Casey Karl Psychology
Lindenwood University Alex Strasser Criminal Justice
Lindenwood University Kanani Uluave Exercise Science
Lindenwood University McKenzie Hawkins Chemistry
Lindenwood University Marisa Hall Criminal Justice
Lindenwood University Margaret Gold Biological Sciences
Lindenwood University Stephen Mcleish Computer Science
Lindenwood University Michael De Waal Actuarial Science
Lindenwood University Gabriel Kettering Chemistry
Loyola University Maryland Kyle Higgins Finance
Marist College Shaelynn Kelly Psychology
Marist College Arianna Blanchard Biomedical Science
Maryland Exiles Youth Rugby Morgan White Environmental Science
Marywood University Mikaela Smith Health & Physical Education
Marywood University Devon Clarke Architecture
Merrimack College Kylah Keefe Human Development & Human Services
Massachussetts Institute of Technology Valerie Sacha Materials Science & Engineering
Massachussetts Institute of Technology Abigail McGee Biological Engineering
Montana State University Maria Michelotti Cell Biology & Neuroscience
Montclair State University Alyssa DeSordi Justice Studies
North Carolina State University Claire Steffen Mathematics
North Carolina State University Zoe Kaegi Bioprocessing Science
North Carolina State University Guste Rubikaite Electrical Engineering
North Carolina State University Magdaline Cummings Animal Science
North Carolina State University Lindsey Baron Business Administration
North Carolina State University caitlin groetsch Parks, Recreation, and Tourism Management
Oregon State University Sophia Betts Philosophy
Pitzer College (Claremont Colleges) Dana Alimena Organizational Studies
Princeton University Gregory McCord Computer Science
Princeton University Hugues Martin Dit Neuville Operations Research
Princeton University Jamie Denham Economics
Princeton University Aaron Bargotta Computer Science
Princeton University Alexander Rogers Mechanical & Aerospace Engineering
Queens University of Charlotte Gabriella La Lumia Music
Queens University of Charlotte Abigail Cendejas Marketing
Queens University of Charlotte Kelsey Lambert Music Therapy
Queens University of Charlotte Abigail Cendejas Marketing
Queens University of Charlotte Bridget Mielke Sustainability Sciences
Quinnipiac University Greg Plunkett Biology
Quinnipiac University James Chow Health Science & Physical Therapy
Quinnipiac University Michael Maturo Master of Business Administration
Saint Mary’s College of California Hannah Twomey Psychology
Saint Mary’s College of California Katherine Whiting Biology
Saint Mary’s College of California Ashley Torrecillas Integral
Saint Michaels College Brianna Puleo Neuroscience
Saint Michaels College Julia Bedini Biology
Saint Michaels College Maria Loughran English & Educational Studies
Saint Michaels College Ashley Parker Chemistry
Saint Michaels College Rachel Tierney Business Major
Saint Michaels College Marissa Moore Biology
Saint Michaels College Lindsay St. Pierre Environmental Studies
Saint Michaels College Lindsay St. Pierre Environmental Studies
Saint Michaels College Katelyn Stemrich Psychology
Salve Regina University Erin Gunther Special Education
Salve Regina University Aleksandra Dewa Financial Management
Salve Regina University Cassidy Chapman Accounting
Salve Regina University Sarah Lambert Early Childhood Education
Scripps College MIchelle Ramirez Chicanx-Latinx Studies
Scripps College Sophie Baker Environment, Economics, & Politics
Siena College Sonam Sherpa Applied Data Science
Siena College Stephanie Fattorusso Psychology
Siena College Maria Brown Accounting
Siena College Juliana Valentino Marketing
Southeastern Louisiana University Devin Jenkins Business
Southeastern Louisiana University Hewson Knight Nursing
Southern Connecticut State University Anthony Raccio Exercise Science
Southern Connecticut State University Jay Donlan Business
Southern Connecticut State University Palmer Piana Communications
Springfield College Stephen Backman Emergency Medical Services Managment
St Bonaventure University Colin Sustersic Business
St Bonaventure University Christopher Bortuzzo Business
St Bonaventure University Ryan McGovern Sports Studies
St. Bonaventure University Emily Sion Political Science
St. Bonaventure University Rachel Pelsang Bioinformatics & Mathematics
St. Bonaventure University Diana DeVito Psychology
St. Bonaventure University Morgan Hoffman Strategic Communication
St. Bonaventure University Rachel Newton Environmental Studies
St. Bonaventure University Carlie Jacque Elementary Education & Childhood Literacy
st.bonaventure university Christian Artuso Accounting
st.bonaventure university Evan Titus Marketing
Stanford University Cale Williams History
Stanford University Jett Hayward International Relations
Stanford University Anna Park Philosophy
Stanford University Kennedy Kidd Science, Technology, & Society
Stanford University Christian Bader Management Science & Engineering
Stanford University Ryan Crowley Mathematical and Computational Science
The University of Oklahoma Cooper Coil Electrical Engineering
Tiffin University Samantha Pryor Business Management
Tiffin University Paige Lea Business Management
Tiffin University Hailey Moore Business Management
Tiffin University Tesla Korodi Business Management
Tiffin University Maddie Olsen Business Management
Tiffin University Maddie Berry Business Management
Tiffin University Brittany Rodello Business Management
Tiffin University Brian Miller Business Management
Tiffin University Taylor Emerick Business Management
Tiffin University Cadin Emshoff Law Enforcement
UC Santa Cruz Phoenix Gallagher Applied Physics
University at Buffalo Matthew Conforti Business
University of Findlay Kaylin Sabo Early Childhood Education
University of Maine Emma Bragdon Biochemistry
University of Maine Siobhan Densmore Kinesiology-Exercise Science
University of Maine Abigail Howe Nursing and Honors
Virginia Polytechnic and State University Amelia Griese Mechanical Engineering
Wayne State College Adrianna Fleecs Human Service Counseling
Wayne State College Michaela Derickson Business Finance & Marketing
Wayne State College Alexandria Gorden Psychology and Criminal Justice
Wayne State College Brook Hoesing Life Sciences – Respiratory Therapy
Wesleyan University Audrey Lam Archaeology, Italian Language & Literature
Wesleyan University Ivy Lagerberg Science in Society
Wesleyan University Leah Murphy Molecular Biology & Biochemistry
Wesleyan University Terra Ganey Astronomy, Physics, Earth Sciences
Wesleyan University Casimir Fulleylove-Golob College of Social Studies and Italian
Westfield State University Joshua Carter Criminal Justice
WInona State University Gabriella Calametti Nursing
Winona State University Summer Downs Elementary & Early Childhood Education
Winona State University Annika Culver Health and Physical Education
Winona State University Emily Becker I Design and Marketing
Winona State University Liana Shallock Elementary Education-Early Childhood
Winona State University Makayla Leraas Elementary & Special Education
Yale University Diego Sialer Psychology & Molecular Biology
Yale University Kohl Weisman East Asian Languages and Literatures
Yale University Mateo Beccar Varela Economics
Yale University Phillip Vorster Cognitive Science
Yale University Daniel Marsh Computer Science
Yale University Alexander O’Neill History
Yale University Lucas Holter Economics