LANCASTER, PA -- Eleven Washington College student-athletes have been named to the Centennial Conference's Academic Honor Roll for winter sports. To be named to the Academic Honor Roll, a student-athlete must be a sophomore, junior or senior; a starter or key reserve on his or her team; and carry at least a 3.40 cumulative grade-point average. A key reserve is defined as a reserve who appeared in at least 50% of his or her team's contests.
Six of Washington's 11 Academic Honor Roll qualifiers were from the women's swimming team. Juniors Kelsie Jensen (Mays Landing, NJ/Oakcrest), a Chemistry major, Ellen Liebenow (Sellersville, PA/Pennridge), an Anthropology and International Studies major, Jenna Moore (Catonsville, MD/Mount de Sales), an English major, and Morgan Phillips (Charlottesville, VA/Albemarle), a Business Management and Hispanic Studies major, each earned a spot on the honor roll for the second consecutive year. Sophomores Allison Kvien (Mechanicsville, MD/Chopticon) and Sarah Sykes (Haworth, NJ/Northern Valley-Demarest), a Biology major, each earned a spot on the honor roll in their first year of eligibility.
Three members of the Washington College men's swimming team qualified for the Academic Honor Roll. Juniors Nick Longworth (Media, PA/Strath Haven), a Physics and Business Management major, and Ross Mills (Silver Spring, MD/Paint Branch) each earned the distinction for the second straight year, while sophomore Robert Homer (Cherry Hill, NJ/Cherry Hill West) is a first-time honoree.
Junior guards and Business Management majors Meghan Tait (Oxford, PA/Oxford Area) and Sally O'Donnell (Cape May Court House, NJ/Wildwood Catholic) of the women's basketball team each landed on the Academic Honor Roll for the second year in a row.