Swimming & Diving Places 28 On Academic All-League Team

July 6, 2006

WORCESTER, Mass. - The Holy Cross men's and women's swimming and diving squads placed 28 student-athletes on the 2006 Patriot League Academic Honor Roll, as announced by league officials. Senior Whitney Schmitt (Norwell, Mass.) was one of just 10 female swimming and diving student-athletes to earn 4.0 grade point averages during the spring semester. A total of 98 student-athletes were named to this year's women's honor roll, while 83 were named to the men's academic honor roll.

In addition to Schmitt, representing the Holy Cross women's team are seniors Colleen Connors (Dedham, Mass.), Michaela Lincoln (Blackstone, Mass.) and Allison Yoho (New Fairfield, Conn.); juniors Aislinn Kelly (Sandwich, Mass.) and Jen Knapp (Katonah, N.Y.); sophomores Erica Archer (Schenectady, N.Y.), Andrea Doherty (Needham, Mass.), Courtney Pinkham (Clark, N.J.) and Rachel Quaden (Chelmsford, Mass.); and freshmen Dana Jorgensen (New City, N.Y.), Ali Lincoln (Fitchburg, Mass.), Erica Little (Attleboro, Mass.), Katie Loughlin (Leawood, Kan.), Mary-Elizabeth Maher (Milford, Mass.) and Katherine Marone (West Hartford, Conn.)

Representing the men's team are seniors Hugh Hayden (Lincolnshire, Ill.) and Matthew Talucci (Cherry Hill, N.J.); juniors Matt Frigault (East Freetown, Mass.) and Kevin Mullaney (Livingston, N.J.); sophomores Andrew Ferrara (Ann Arbor, Mich.) and Chris Smith (West Haven, Conn.); and freshmen David Drummond (Swampscott, Mass.), Matthew Grogan (Allenwood, N.J.), Brian Hendrickson (West Hartford, Conn.), Kevin Kitson (Chappaqua, N.Y.), Ian MacLaren (Cortez, Colo.) and John Ringwood (Cheshire, Conn.).

To be eligible for the Patriot League Academic Honor Roll, a student-athlete must earn a 3.20 grade point average in the spring semester and be awarded a varsity letter.

For the complete women's swimming and diving Patriot League Academic Honor Roll in PDF format, click here.

For the complete men's swimming and diving Patriot League Academic Honor Roll in PDF format, click here.