Student-Athlete Academic Awards

Academic Success – Fall 2017:

  • Athletics GPA: 3.18
  • Dean’s List: 91 Student-Athletes (26.61%)
  • Athletic Director Honor Roll [3.0+]: 216 Student-Athletes (61.02%)
  • Highest Team GPA: Women’s Swimming & Diving – 3.44

Chi Alpha Sigma

Chi Alpha Sigma, 2017 Chi Alpha Sigma was Founded at DePauw University on May 17, 1996. Chi Alpha Sigma is a nonprofit organization established to recognize college student-athletes who earn a varsity letter in at least one sport while maintaining a 3.4 or higher cumulative GPA throughout their junior and senior years. Through the efforts of OAS staff members, Providence College established a charter with Chi Alpha Sigma in March 2004. In the ten years that the College has been affiliated with Chi Alpha Sigma, there have been two-hundred and fourteen (214) inductees: sixteen (16) in 2004, twelve (12) in 2005, five (5) in 2006, five (5) in 2007, nine (9) in 2008, seventeen (17) in 2009, nineteen (19) in 2010, nineteen (19) in 2011, fourteen (14) in 2012, nineteen (19) in 2013, twenty-three (23) in 2014, twenty-one (21) in 2015,  twenty-one (21) in 2016, and six-teen (16) in 2017. The 14th Induction Ceremony was held on Wednesday, April 5, 2017 at Fleming’s Steak house in downtown Providence, RI.

 

The Class of 2017 is:

Molly Anthony Women’ Swimming & Diving [Biology; minor: Spanish]

Catarina Braz-Rocha Women’s Cross Country/Track [Elementary/Special Education]

Alexander Cromwell Men’s Ice Hockey [Finance]

Erin Cunningham Women’s Swimming & Diving [Accounting, Finance]

Katherine DeNucci Women’s Tennis [Marketing]

Brianna Frias Women’s Basketball [Political Science; minor: Black Studies, Spanish]

Iran Grey Men’s Lacrosse [Finance, Business Economics]

Kurt Grunder Men’s Swimming & Diving [French, Global Studies]

Kristin Hayman Women’s Soccer [Biology]

Robert Hennessey Men’s Ice Hockey [Economics; minor: Finance]

Kendall Jerzyk Women’s Swimming & Diving [Health Policy and Management; minor: Business Cert.]

Mikaela Kilmer Women’s Field Hockey [Marketing; minor: Mathematics]

Christina Klaum Women’s Soccer [Education/Special Education; minor: Business Cert.]

Thomas Planek Men’s Basketball [Finance]

Christina Ramirez Women’s Softball [Health Policy and Management; minor: Business Cert.]

Abigail Thornton Women’s Field Hockey [Chemistry]

 

2016-2017 Conference All-Academic Teams

  • Big East: One-Hundred and Ninety-nine (199) individuals
  • Hockey East: Twenty-two (22) individuals

Team Academic Awards

  • Field Hockey: 2015, 2013 NFHCA Division 1 Team Award
  • Women’s Cross Country: 2013 USTFCCCA Division I Scholar Team of the Year
  • Women’s Cross Country: 2015, 2014, 2013 USTFCCCA All-Academic Team Honors
  • Men’s Cross Country: 2015 USTFCCCA All-Academic Team Honors
  • Men’s Swimming & Diving: 2015-16, 2014-15, 2013-14, 2012-11 CSCAA Scholar All-America Team
  • Women’s Swimming & Diving: 2015-16, 2014-15, 2013-14, 2012-11 CSCAA Scholar All-America Team
  • Women’s Soccer: 2014, 2013, 2012, 2011 NSCAA Team Academic Award
  • Men’s Soccer: 2014 NSCAA Team Academic Award

NCAA APR Public Recognition Award

  • 2014-2015 Women’s Swimming & Diving, Women’s Tennis, Volleyball
  • 2013-2014 Women’s Swimming & Diving, Women’s Tennis, Volleyball
  • 2012-2013 Men’s/Women’s Swimming & Diving, Women’s Cross Country, Women’s Indoor and Outdoor Track & Field, Women’s Volleyball
  • 2011-2012 Men’s Swimming & Diving, Women’s Cross Country, Women’s Indoor Track, Women’s Outdoor Track
  • 2010-2011 Men’s Swimming & Diving, Women’s Cross Country, Women’s Indoor Track, Women’s Outdoor Track

Individual Academic Awards

  • Will Mazzone and Michael Perettine: 2016 USILA Scholar All-Americans*
  • Sarah Mary Collins and Julian Oakley: 2015-2016 BIG EAST Sport Excellence Award
  • Sarah Mary Collins, Lauren Mullins, Catarina Rocha, and Katie Lembo: 2015 USTFCCCA All-Academic Team
  • Deidra Clymer, Abbey Gannon, Maura Ingraham, Corinne Kenney, Kali Kilmer, Emma Lucas, Kelsey Mendell, and Abby Thornton: 2015 NFHCA Division 1 National Academic Squad
  • Emily Sisson: 2014-2015 USTFCCCA Indoor Track Scholar Female Athlete of the Year
  • Emily Sisson: 2014-2015 Big East Sport Excellence Award Winner
  • Emily Sisson, Lauren Mullins, Katie Lembo and Laura Nagel: USTFCCCA Track & Field All-Academic Team
  • Greg FitzMaurice: NEILA Academic All-New England
  • Deidra Clymer, Alanna Maniatis, and Abby Thornton: 2014 NFHCA Division I National Academic Team
  • Bryce Cotton and Emily Sisson: 2013-2014 Big East Scholar-Athlete Sport Excellence Award
  • Emily Sisson: 2013-2014 Big East Female Scholar Athlete of the Year
  • Sarah Mary Collins, Emily Sisson, Laura Nagel, Catarina Rocha, Julian Saad, and Kevin Cooper: 2013-2014 USTFCCCA All-Academic Team
  • Tyler Himes, Tim Modesti, & Andrew Pappas: New England Intercollegiate Lacrosse Association Senior Scholar Academic All-Region Team
  • Sally Adua: 2013-2014 NFHCA Division I Scholar of Distinction
  • Sally Adua, Deidra Clymer, Kali Kilmer, & Brittany Ross: 2013-2014 NFHCA Division I National Academic Squad
  • Sam Roecker: 2012-2013 Big East Female Scholar Athlete of the Year
  • Sally Adua: 2012-2013 NFCHA Division I Scholar of Distinction
  • Sally Adua, Jen Abrams, Deidra Clymer, Emily Jensen, Emilie Stehly, & Kathi Weidman: 2012-2013 NFHCA Division I National Academic Squad
  • Sam Roecker: 2013 RIAIAW Distinguished Student-Athlete of the Year
  • Laura Nagel: 2013 Big East Scholar-Athlete Sport Excellence Award
  • Laura Nagel & Emily Sisson: 2012 USTFCCA All-Academic Team

*Note: First time in team history