Wells Athletes Demonstrate Success In Academics

Wells Athletes Demonstrate Success In Academics

A total of 78 Wells College student-athletes demonstrated excellent academic performance and earned recognition as North Eastern Athletic Conference Scholar-Athletes for the 2016-17 academic year. Wells ranked fourth among the 14 full NEAC member institutions with 78 NEAC Scholar-Athletes. All three institutions ranked ahead of Wells have more than double the overall enrollment.

In order to be selected, a student-athlete competing in a conference-sponsored sport must achieve a combined grade-point average of 3.4 or higher for the fall and spring semesters and must have been in good standing on his or her team.

Across the conference's 14 full-member institutions and six associate member schools, the conference set a record with 806 student-athletes earning NEAC Scholar-Athlete distinction.

The following is an alphabetical list of the 2016-17 NEAC Scholar-Athletes from Wells College listed with name, sports participated in, 2016-17 class year, hometown, and major.


Aala Al-Hashimi (Women's Tennis) So. Kabul, Afghanistan, Economics and Management

Jacqueline Allen (Women's Volleyball) Fr. Syracuse, N.Y., Undeclared

Greyson Avots (Baseball) Fr. Wayne, Pa., Business

Madison Beriman (Women's Soccer, Women's Lacrosse) Fr. Windsor, N.Y., Undeclared

Emma Booth (Women's Soccer) Fr. Elmira, N.Y., Undeclared

Anna Bozeat (Women's Swimming, Women's Lacrosse) Fr. Memphis, N.Y., Psychology

Olyvia Brazier (Women's Volleyball) Jr. Stony Brook, N.Y., Inclusive Childhood Education

Bailey Brown (Women's Cross Country) Sr. Marcy, N.Y., Biology and Psychology

Jessica Burbank (Women's Lacrosse) Sr. Stamford, Conn., Political Science and International Studies

David Calvache (Men's Soccer) So. Islip, N.Y., Business

Elizabeth Champlin (Women's Soccer) Fr. Downsville, N.Y., Undeclared

Courtney Cloutier (Women's Swimming) So. West Springfield, Mass., Creative Writing

Lexi Cohen (Field Hockey) Sr. Newtown, Pa., Biochemistry & Molecular Biology

Jesse Constantino (Men's Soccer) Sr. Cincinnatus, N.Y., Biochemistry & Molecular Biology

Emily Cooper (Women's Swimming) So. Clayton, N.Y., Business

Zachary D'Arpino (Men's Basketball) Fr. Rochester, N.Y., Undeclared

Cameron Davis (Men's Soccer) Jr. Dansville, N.Y., Environmental Science

Curtis Davis (Men's Soccer) So. Dansville, N.Y., Environmental Science

Lucas Donnenwirth (Men's Swimming) Sr. Frankfort, N.Y., Criminal Justice and Business

Molly Doubet (Women's Soccer, Women's Lacrosse) Fr. Cortland, N.Y., Biology

Quinn Doubet (Women's Soccer, Women's Lacrosse) Jr. Cortland, N.Y., Biochemistry and Mathematics

Amanda Fastiggi (Women's Cross Country) So. Pleasant Valley, N.Y., Biochemistry & Molecular Biology

James Feocco (Men's Basketball) Sr. Auburn, N.Y., Mathematics

Garrett Gagnon (Baseball) Fr. Randolph, Vt., Film & Media Studies

Sarah Halstead (Women's Soccer) Jr. Fulton, N.Y., Mathematics, Economics & Management

Michael Hartman (Men's Volleyball) So. Swoyersville, Pa., Business

Aaron Heisey (Men's Lacrosse) Jr. Mechanicsburg, Pa., Biology

Brady Hoose (Men's Lacrosse) Jr. Syracuse, N.Y., Business

Charles Iwuoha (Men's Lacrosse) So. Rosedale, N.Y., Undeclared

Samantha Jones (Women's Soccer, Softball) So. Lacona, N.Y., Business

Meredith Kadjeski (Women's Volleyball) Sr. Mechanicsburg, Pa., Biology and Environmental Science

Rebecca Kroll (Field Hockey) Fr. West Seneca, N.Y., Undeclared

Naomi Kubo (Softball) Fr. Sacramento, Calif., Undeclared

Ryan Lanning (Men's Soccer) Fr. Elmira, N.Y., Undeclared

Caitlin Lawrence (Field Hockey) Fr. Sherburne, N.Y., Undeclared

Cash Lawson (Men's Lacrosse) Jr. Rochester, N.Y., Business

Annabelle Lee (Women's Volleyball) Jr. Dolgeville, N.Y., Political Science

Anuhea Leite-Ah Yo (Women's Volleyball) Jr. Hilo, Hawaii, Biology

Tyler Lewis (Men's Swimming) Jr. Chittenango, N.Y., Economics and Management/Political Science

Scott Litvin (Men's Volleyball) Jr. Sayville, N.Y., Business

Chloe Marcus (Field Hockey) Fr. San Diego, Calif., Undeclared

Brian McCann (Baseball) Fr. Chittenango, N.Y., Undeclared

Shelby Medovich (Women's Basketball, Softball) So. Harpursville, N.Y., Health Sciences

Alexander Milliken (Men's Lacrosse) Sr. Hilton, N.Y., Biochemistry & Molecular Biology

Jordan Milliken (Men's Lacrosse) Fr. Hilton, N.Y., Undeclared

Miranda Mingen (Women's Basketball, Women's Lacrosse) Fr. Houston, Texas, Biochemistry & Molecular Biology

Tanner Mingen (Men's Cross Country, Men's Lacrosse) Jr. Houston, Texas, Physics & Mathematics

Haylee Ouelette (Women's Volleyball) Sr. Terryville, Conn., Political Science

Peter Paluch (Men's Soccer) So. Oneonta, N.Y., Biochemistry & Molecular Biology

Nadine Pershyn (Women's Volleyball) Sr. Buffalo, N.Y., Spanish and Biology

Erin Persons (Women's Soccer) Fr. Nassau, N.Y., Undeclared

Courtney Pitcher (Field Hockey) Sr. Verona, N.Y., Biology

Kara Reynolds (Women's Tennis) Fr. South Ozone Park, N.Y., Undeclared

Ian Ronan (Men's Swimming) Jr. West Falls, N.Y., Film & Media Studies

Gina Ross-Detro (Women's Swimming) Sr. Geneva, N.Y., Sociology & Anthropology and Psychology

Carley Ryan (Women's Soccer, Women's Basketball) So. Middleburgh, N.Y., Undeclared

Nicole Sales (Field Hockey) Jr. Woodbury, Conn., Health Sciences

Nicole Sanborn (Women's Tennis) Sr. Onondaga, N.Y., History

Eliza Schwab (Women's Volleyball) Jr. Hartland, N.Y., Business

Kaitlyn Schwend (Field Hockey, Women's Swimming) Jr. San Marcos, Calif., Biology

Ambyr Shallow (Women's Volleyball) Fr. Princeton, N.J., Undeclared

Nao Shimada (Women's Tennis) Fr. Mie, Japan, Undeclared

Adam Sleezer (Men's Cross Country, Men's Swimming) Fr. Gloversville, N.Y., Business

Julia Smith (Women's Basketball, Women's Lacrosse) So. Guilderland, N.Y., Inclusive Childhood Education

Macy Smolsky (Women's Cross Country) Sr. Stevenson Ranch, Calif., Creative Writing, Theatre & Dance

Shawn Snell (Men's Swimming) Jr. Hilton, N.Y., History

Amanda Springer (Women's Volleyball) So. Norwood, Mass., Psychology

Hailey Stewart (Women's Soccer, Softball) Fr. Pittsfield, Maine, Undeclared

Joe Stoj (Men's Basketball) Fr. Depew, N.Y., Undeclared

Shianne Stokes (Field Hockey, Women's Lacrosse) Sr. Mays Landing, N.J., Biochemistry & Molecular Biology

Deaven Theriault (Women's Cross Country) Sr. Ludlow, Mass., Biology

John Tolley (Men's Cross Country) So. Pittsford, N.Y., Undeclared

Ryan Turner (Men's Volleyball) So. Liverpool, N.Y., Business

Carlos Valdivieso (Men's Soccer) Sr. Atlanta, Ga., Business

Jennifer VanWormer (Women's Cross Country) Sr. Liverpool, N.Y., Visual Arts

Kaitlyn Wells (Field Hockey) Jr. Gardner, Mass., Chemistry

Amber Welsh (Women's Soccer) Jr. Cortland, N.Y., Criminal Justice

Tyler Young (Baseball) Fr. Maywood, N.J., Undeclared