Marcin Wins $61,000 Sophie Kerr Prize
BALTIMORE, MD -- Washington College senior men's soccer player Tim Marcin (Wilmington, DE/Concord) was announced as the winner of the 2013 Sophie Kerr Prize, the nation's largest undergraduate literary prize which is valued this year at $61,192, tonight at the Enoch Pratt Free Library in Baltimore.
Marcin, 21, is an English major with minors in creative writing and business management. He is a two-year captain and four-year starter on the soccer team and a three-time qualifier for the Centennial Conference Academic Honor Roll. Earlier this month, he was announced as the winner of the Alfred Reddish Award, given annually to the graduating male senior student-athlete at Washington College with the highest cumulative grade-point average.