WORCESTER, Mass. - Seven members of the Holy Cross volleyball team have been selected to the 2009 Patriot League Academic Honor Roll, as announced by the league office, including freshman Andrea Davis (Longmeadow, Mass.) who led the team with a 3.86 fall semester grade-point average. The Crusaders' seven selections were tied for the third most in the conference.
Along with Davis, Holy Cross was represented by senior Samantha Surface (Fresno, Calif.); juniors Angela Chisholm (Millis, Mass.), Rebecca DeSanti (Hampden, Mass.) and Chelsey O'Donnell (Pittsburgh, Pa.); and freshmen Megan Lynch (Mendham, N.J.) and Elizabeth Watters (San Francisco, Calif.).
A total of 50 student-athletes from volleyball teams around the league were named to the Academic Honor Roll. To be eligible, a student-athlete must earn a 3.20 grade-point average in the fall semester and be a member of the school's team in one of the seven Patriot League-sponsored fall championship sports.