Brandywine Places 65 Student-Athletes On PSUAC Winter/Spring All-Academic Team

Caleb Madison
Caleb Madison

MEDIA, Pa. -- Penn State Brandywine saw 65 of its student-athletes representing all eight winter and spring teams earn Penn State University Athletic Conference All-Academic Team recognition following the conclusion of the spring semester recently.

To earn a place on the PSUAC All-Academic Team, student-athletes must amass a minimum GPA of 3.0 during their semester of competition or own a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or greater and be at least a sophomore in both their academic and athletic standing.

The 65 award winners represents 63 percent of Brandywine's 103 student-athletes who competed on a winter or spring sport. Six of the department's eight teams posted a cumulative grade-point average of 3.0 or greater, topped by the women's tennis team, which amassed a 3.38 GPA.

Overall during the 2018-19 academic year, 99 Brandywine student-athletes received all-academic team honors. The department recorded an overall GPA of 2.98 with 11-of-16 teams tallying a 3.0-plus GPA.

The baseball team led all winter/spring squads with 17 honorees, while the softball and women's basketball teams both had 11 student-athletes selected. Nine members of the track & field teams earned accolades.

All seven student-athletes on the women's tennis squad were recognized, while six men's basketball players and four men's tennis student-athletes earned awards.

Brandywine's teams also performed well on the field this year, compiling a record of 71-19 against PSUAC opponents and winning conference championships in men's soccer, women's soccer and softball, while capturing a third-straight PSUAC Chancellors' Cup.

2018-19 PSUAC Spring All-Academic Team
Women's Basketball Men's Basketball Track & Field Women's Tennis Men's Tennis Softball Baseball
Amelia Brooks Bryce Barrouk Brian Abel Katie Corey James Cellucci Rachel Cherubini Dillon Amatucci
Danielle Chattin Pat Gallagher Jose Campos Breana Kerr Stevie DiSipio Hope Coacher Freddy Bieler
Hope Coacher Donald Jones Ryan Cassidy Kate Martin Victor Ficarra Cara Fabiano Sean Brady
Dana D'Ambrosio Dean Kane Brendan Cleary Vidya Nayak Ian Lillard Haley Grossi Nick Bromley
Ally Giannakarios Anthony Lattanzi John Li Neeka Pharaud   Maddie Malfara Derek Cappadoccia
Chantel Hatton Andrew Persaud Tyler Lyon Emily Poprik   Morgan Meoli Eddie Caufield
Brandi James   Caleb Madison Rachel Weir   Arden Rabiger Devin Delviscio
Barbara Johnson   Catharine Mooney     Arianna Segich Sean Donahue
Ginamarie McNamee   Daniel Zimmerman     Alyssa Sullivan Tom Donahue
Madison Michael         Alexandra Szpindor Joe Hurley
Nicolette Napoleon         Fiona Warren Nick Kutufaris
            Tyler Michaels
            Ben Mutz
            Ricky Palmer
            Nick Petrella
            Brian Reynolds
            Jake Shane