Women's Rowing Earns A League-Best 33 On Honor Roll

WORCESTER, Mass. - The Holy Cross women's rowing team had 33 student-athletes named to the 2009 Patriot League Academic Honor Roll, as announced by the league office, including freshmen Mattea Cumoletti (Albany, N.Y.) and Eliza Gettel (Merrimack, N.H.) who each earned a perfect 4.0 grade-point average in the spring semester. They were just two of seven members of the women's rowing Academic Honor Roll to record a 4.0. Also seniors Clare Bracikowski (Brentwood, Tenn.) and Johanna Cubelli (Boonton Township, N.J.) made the Patriot League Academic Honor Roll for the fourth time. Holy Cross' 33 selections were the most in the league.

The other members of the team to be named to the honor roll were seniors Jennifer Beaudoin (Holden, Mass.), Katie Donnelly (Marstons Mills, Mass.), Meridith Malysz (Wilbraham, Mass.) and Malgorzata Smas (Bristol, Conn.); juniors Laura LeBourdais (Harpswell, Maine), Monika Mangsen (Holden, Mass.) and Mara Piltin (Medford, N.J.); sophomores Courtney Brown (Londonderry, N.H.), Katherine Byrns (Manhasset, N.Y.), Nicole Gabana (East Stroudsburg, Pa.), Jackie Jankowski (Shrewsbury, Mass.), Claire Moynihan (Sandwich, Mass.), Sarah Weinstein (Nashua, N.H.); and freshmen Simone Blanchard (Springfield, Mass.), Amy Boerman (Shelburne, Vt.), Katherine Broderick (West Newbury, Mass.), Caroline Cataldo (North Andover, Mass.), Bethany Charron (Manchester, N.H.), Sarah Cicchetti (Farmington, Conn.), Catherine Flynn (Beechhurst, N.Y.), Callie Gorman (Ridgewood, N.J.), Alyssa Murphy (Medford, Mass.), Sarah Palilla (Folsom, Calif.), Anna Parrin (Edina, Minn.), Emma Pellerin (East Lyme, Conn.), Emily Safko (Manhattan, N.Y.), Krista Scorsune (Morristown, N.J.), Jillian Sollazzo (Bethlehem, Pa.) and Amanda Woodgate (Duxbury, Mass.).

A total of 95 student-athletes from women's rowing teams around the league were named to the Academic Honor Roll. To be eligible for the Academic Honor Roll, a student-athlete must earn a 3.20 grade-point average in the spring semester and be awarded a varsity letter in one of the Patriot League sponsored winter or spring championship sports.

For the complete Patriot League Academic Honor Roll in PDF format, click here.