Football Places 37 on Patriot League Academic Honor Roll
CENTER VALLEY, Pa. – Thirty-seven members of the Holy Cross football team have been selected to the 2018 Patriot League Academic Honor Roll, as announced by the conference office. Leading the Crusaders were senior linebacker Ryan Brady, senior quarterback Geoff Wade and senior defensive back Akeem Walcott, who were all named to the Academic Honor Roll for the fourth time during their collegiate careers.
Seven Crusaders are making their third career appearance on the Academic Honor Roll, in senior wide receiver Tate Beachley, senior offensive lineman Rory Costello, senior wide receiver Martin Dorsey, senior linebacker Jack McCabe, junior tight end Derek Mountain, junior defensive lineman Mark Ebo and junior offensive lineman Daniel Kurkowski. The seven Holy Cross players named to the team for the second time in their careers include junior defensive lineman Kevin Bucceroni, junior defensive back Chris Riley, sophomore offensive lineman John Brekke, sophomore quarterback Connor Degenhardt, sophomore defensive back Grant Holloman, sophomore offensive lineman Michael Mambuca and sophomore wide receiver Will Sirmon.
The Crusaders had 20 other players selected to the Academic Honor Roll for the first time, in senior wide receiver Blaise Bell, senior defensive lineman Teddy Capsis, senior wide receiver Jordan Montgomery, junior running back Miles Alexander, junior running back Domenic Cozier, junior defensive back Macklin Kortebein, junior wide receiver Jon Jon Roberts, sophomore offensive lineman Jack Bowler, sophomore defensive lineman Jordan Jackson, sophomore defensive back Kendrick Knight, freshman defensive back Cristos Argys, freshman defensive lineman Matt Cedeno, freshman defensive lineman Liam Doran, freshman linebacker Cullen Honohan, freshman defensive back Tyson Hugee, freshman tight end Dan Kuznetsov, freshman defensive lineman Jason Modak, freshman running back Peter Oliver, freshman offensive lineman Grady Smith and freshman wide receiver Mikey Speca.
A total of 216 student-athletes from football teams around the league earned spots on this year's Academic Honor Roll. To be eligible for the Academic Honor Roll, a student-athlete must earn a grade point average of 3.20 or better during the fall semester.
For the complete Patriot League Academic Honor Roll in PDF format, click here.