Feb. 27, 2012
EASTON, Pa. -
Three members of Lafayette's Swimming & Diving team were named to the Academic All-Patriot League team announced by the league office on Monday. Cory Schutz was one of 10 male student-athletes recognized, while Alexandria Brannick and Stephanie Roebelen were two of 11 female student-athletes honored.
To be eligible for the Academic All-Patriot League Team, a student-athlete must have at least a 3.20 cumulative grade-point average and be a starter or key player in his/her sport. Freshmen or students in their first academic year at their school are not eligible for the honor.
A senior from Pottstown, Pa., Schutz boasts a cumulative GPA of 3.92 as an Electrical and Computer Engineering major. Schutz, a member of the 2011 Patriot League All-Academic Team, has also been named to the Patriot League Honor Roll three times in his time on College Hill. The 2011-12 team captain is a part of Lafayette's All Time Top 10, with top five times in three breaststroke events.
Brannick, the 2011 Maroon Club Female Scholar-Athlete hails from Pt. Pleasant, N.J. As a Geology major, Brannick maintains a 3.60 GPA and has been a Dean's List student on three occasions. A senior captain, Brannick has earned three Patriot League Academic Honor Roll nods. She holds school records in the 100m backstroke, 200m medley relay and 400m medley relay.
Lafayette Marquis Scholar recipient Roebelen owns a 3.92 GPA as a Chemical Engineering major. Roebelen, a junior, has been selected for the Patriot League Academic Honor Roll and has been named to the Dean's List four times.
Men's Swimming and Diving Academic All-Patriot League Team
Matt Wurm, American, So.
Thomas Brown, Bucknell, Sr.
Taylor Harris, Bucknell, Sr.
Matt Segar, Bucknell, Sr.
Christian Treat, Bucknell, Jr.
Cory Schutz, Lafayette, Sr.
Mac Anthony, Navy, Sr.
Mark Meyer, Navy, Sr.
Ben Bondurant, Navy, Jr.
Ben Freedman, Navy, So.
Women's Swimming and Diving Academic All-Patriot League Team
Leah Breen, American, Sr.
Alyssa Tran, Army, Jr.
Elizabeth Porcellio, Bucknell, Jr.
Kelly Pontecorvo, Bucknell, So.
Hannah Fitton, Colgate, So.
Alexandria Brannick, Lafayette, Sr.
Stephanie Roebelen, Lafayette, Jr.
Daniela Sonderegger, Lehigh, Jr.
Kellie Darmody, Navy, Jr.
Katie Davidson, Navy, Jr.
Laura Gorinski, Navy, Jr.