June 4, 2014
Myers Named Second Team Academic All-American for Tennis
YOUNG HARRIS, GA -- Catawba senior Olivia Myers (Lexington, NC/E. Davidson HS) has earned second team Capital One Academic All-America At-Large Team honors. The Capital One Academic All-America® Division II Women’s At-Large program includes the sports of bowling, crew, fencing, field hockey, golf, gymnastics, ice hockey, lacrosse, rifle, skiing, swimming and diving, tennis and water polo.
Myers, a tennis player, posted a 3.98 GPA while majoring in biology. She went 16-6 for Catawba in singles this past season, mainly playing at the #5 and #6 positions and went 7-3 in league matches. Myers was 6-5 in doubles action with a 4-4 mark in conference play. In her career, Myers won 17 singles matches at the #5 flight which was fourth most at that position in school history. Her 15 victories at #6 were the fifth most wins.
Off the court, Myers served as SGA Sophomore and Junior Class President as well as a Class Senator as a freshman and senior. She was a Junior Marshal and a member of the Alpha Chi, Phi Epsilon, Gamma Sigma Epsilon and Tri-Beta honor societies. Myers will continue her studies in veterinarian medicine at NC State.
Myers was named the South Atlantic Conference Scholar Athlete for both Women’s Tennis and Women’s Cross Country. She has also earned Academic All-District 3 honors for cross country. Myers was a Dean’s List member each semester at Catawba and was also named to the Presidential Honor Roll.
The 15 members of the Capital One Academic All-America® Division II Women’s At-Large First Team combined for a 3.95 G.P.A., including four student-athletes with a 4.00 G.P.A. In total, nine members of the Capital One Academic All-America® Division II Women’s At-Large first, second and third teams had a 4.00 G.P.A., while the 45-member team had a combined 3.89 G.P.A.
The Capital One Division II and III Academic All-America program is being financially supported by the NCAA Division II and III national governance structures, to assist CoSIDA with handling the awards fulfillment aspects for the 2013-14 DII and DIII Academic All-America teams program.
2014 Capital One Academic All-America ®
Women’s Division II At-Large Team
FIRST TEAM Jessica Bradley - Golf (Lynn, Jr. Bishops Nympton, England, 3.88, Sports Management)
Lindsay Brown - Field Hockey (Slippery Rock, Sr. Mountain Top, PA, 3.95, Biochemistry / Pre-Pharmacy)
Ellen Chambers - Golf (Lynn, Sr. Petrie, Australia, 4.00, International Relations)
Maia Czarnecki - Lacrosse (Limestone, Sr. Oswego, NY, 4.00, Biology / Chemistry)
Kristin Day - Swimming (Clarion, Jr. Reynoldsville, PA, 4.00, Chemistry)
Valerie Dembny (2) (@) - Swimming (Wingate, Sr. Bremen, Germany, 3.92, Elementary Education)
Clarissa Enslin (1) - Swimming (California,PA, Sr. Dalview, South Africa, 3.99, Geology)
Sabine Goge (2) - Tennis (Florida Southern, Sr. Cesis, Latvia, 3.98, Finance)
Katie Hammerer - Lacrosse (Florida Southern, Sr. California, MD, 4.00, Graphic Design)
Jenny Konop (1) - Golf (Indianapolis, Sr. Green Bay, WI, 3.95, Biology)
Danielle Lyons - Swimming (Alaska Fairbanks, Jr. Prince Albert, Saskatchewan, 3.95, Biological Sciences)
Libby Nichols - Lacrosse (Philadelphia, Sr. Ellicott City, MD, 3.92, Physician's Assistant Studies)
Kelsey Nuhfer (1) (@) - Swimming (California,PA, Sr. Warren, PA, 3.99, Communication Studies)
Kayla Scott (1) - Swimming (Wayne State, Sr. Rochester, MI, 3.68, Psychology)
Nancy Stehman (1) - Field Hockey (West Chester, Sr. Lancaster, PA, 3.98, Middle Grades & Special Ed)
SECOND TEAM Kendall Anderson - Golf (Newman, Jr. Houston, TX, 4.00, Sports Communications)
Martina Bruzikova - Tennis (Northeastern State, Sr. Poprad, Slovakia, 3.91, Business Administration)
Devan Crimi - Lacrosse (Adelphi, Sr. West Islip, NY, 3.70, Business Management)
Kristin Diemer - Swimming (Queens,NC, Jr. Oak Ridge, NC, 4.00, Finance)
Emilee Gysegem - Swimming (Clarion, Jr. Warren, OH, 4.00, Business Management)
Maria Hundley - Gymnastics (Seattle Pacific, So. Littleton, CO, 3.65, Psychology)
Barbora Krtickova (3) - Tennis (Armstrong Atlantic St, Sr. Nove Mesto Nad Metuji, Czech Repblic, 3.66, Health Science)
Devin Ingersoll - Field Hockey (Stonehill, Sr. Londonderry, NH, 3.84, Environmental Science)
Elly Maleski - Swimming (Wayne State, So. Cedar, MI, 3.86, Biomedical Engineering Honors)
Allyson Mitidieri - Swimming (Indiana,PA, Sr. Cherry Hill, NJ, 3.61, Nutrition / Dietetics)
Olivia Myers - Tennis (Catawba, Sr. Lexington, NC, 3.98, Biology)
Jackie Sileo - Lacrosse (Liu Post, Sr. Wantagh, NY, 3.68, Clinical Mental Health Counseling)
Kai Tindall - Gymnastics (Seattle Pacific, Sr. Brier, WA, 3.74, Integrated Studies)
Fanni Varga - Tennis (Southwest Baptist, Jr. Budapest, Hungary, 3.71, Management)
Bre White - Field Hockey (Shippensburg, Sr. Hummelstown, PA, 3.62, Social Work)
THIRD TEAM Fernanda Amaral - Tennis (West Florida, Jr. Curitiba, Brazil, 3.93, Business Management)
Lisa Bero - Swimming (Tampa, Sr. South Windsor, CT, 3.81, History/Government & World Affairs)
Kendra Broad - Ice Hockey (Lindenwood, Jr. Petrolia, Ontario, 4.00, Exercise Science)
Phoebe Clark - Golf, Lacrosse (S. New Hampshire, Sr. Concord, NH, 3.96, Business Administration)
Courtney Cochefski - Gymnastics (Texas Woman's, Sr. Chicago, IL, 3.92, Communication Science)
Megan Collins - Lacrosse (Le Moyne, Sr. Baldwinsville, NY, 3.85, Mathematics)
Danica Cutshall (3) - Lacrosse (Regis, Sr. Lakeville, MN, 3.98, Neuroscience)
Domi DiNallo - Golf (Colorado St.-Pueblo, Sr. Elephant Butte, NM, 3.97, Sociology)
Jenelle Fortunato - Lacrosse (Limestone, Sr. Vestal, NY, 3.97, Biology/Chemistry)
Karina Goia - Tennis (Barry, So. Arad, Romania, 3.90, International Business)
Nicole Hensley - Ice Hockey (Lindenwood, So. Lakewood, CO, 4.00, Exercise Science)
Alyson McPhetres (3) - Skiing (Alaska Fairbanks, Jr. Chugiak, AK, 3.91, Spanish/Geological Engineering)
Anna Pleban - Swimming (S. Connecticut State, Sr. Seymour, CT, 3.88, Exercise Science)
Miranda Polaski - Lacrosse (Post, Jr. Agawam, MA, 3.98, Biology)
Mariana Rong - Tennis (St. Mary’s,TX, Jr. Jinan, China, 3.95, Biology/Chemistry)
Academic All-America® of the Year: Kristin Day, Clarion
(1) - Capital One Academic All-America® Division II First Team in 2013
(2) - Capital One Academic All-America® Division II Second Team in 2013
(3) - Capital One Academic All-America® Division II Third Team in 2013
(@) - Capital One Academic All-America® Division II Third Team in 2013
|Tennis (W) @ Lenoir-Rhyne, 2:00|
Tennis (W) @ SE ITA Championships (Day 3)
Tennis (M) @ SE ITA Championships (Day 3)
Golf (W) @ Myrtle Beach Inv - Day 1 (Ocean Ridge Plantation)
Tennis (W) @ SE ITA Championships (Day 4)
Tennis (M) @ SE ITA Championships (Day 4)
Golf (W) @ Myrtle Beach Inv - Day 2 (Ocean Ridge Plantation) 14th of 17
Volleyball @ Coker 1-3
Soccer (W) vs. QUEENS 0-1
Soccer (M) vs. QUEENS 1-1
Tennis (M) vs. MOUNT OLIVE 1-8
Tennis (W) vs. MOUNT OLIVE 7-2
Swimming @ Converse Women's Invite (Day 1)
Swimming @ Converse Women's Invite (Day 2) 1st of 7
Cross Country @ Hagan Stone Classic W-1st;M-3rd
Football vs. NORTH GREENVILLE 26-20
Volleyball vs. NEWBERRY 2-3
Soccer (W) vs. CARSON-NEWMAN 0-3
Soccer (M) vs. CARSON-NEWMAN 0-3
Golf (W) in PATSY RENDLEMAN INV - Day 1 (CC of Salisbury)
Golf (M) @ NCAA II Preview - Day 1 (Rock Barn GC)
Golf (M) @ NCAA II Preview - Day 2 (Rock Barn GC) 9th of 17
Golf (W) in PATSY RENDLEMAN INV - Day 2 (CC of Salisbury) 10th of 17
Soccer (W) vs. MOUNT OLIVE 3-1
Soccer (M) vs. LENOIR-RHYNE 3-4
Football vs. WINGATE 24-27
Volleyball @ Anderson 0-3
Soccer (M) @ Anderson 1-2
Soccer (W) @ Anderson 1-2
Golf (W) @ Lee Ann Noble Memorial - Day 1 (Achasta GC)
Golf (M) @ Donald Ross Intercollegiate - Day 1 (Mimosa Hills CC)
Golf (M) @ Donald Ross Intercollegiate - Day 2 (Mimosa Hills CC) 11th of 13
Golf (W) @ Lee Ann Noble Memorial - Day 2 (Achasta GC) 12th of 16
Tennis (M) vs. Newberry 1-8
Tennis (W) vs. Newberry 4-5
Soccer (W) @ Wingate 0-1
Soccer (M) @ Wingate 0-0
Tennis (W) @ Lenoir-Rhyne 2 p.m.
Swimming vs. UNC WILMINGTON 2 p.m.
Volleyball vs. MARS HILL 6 p.m.
Swimming @ Wingate
Cross Country @ SAC Championships
Volleyball @ Tusculum 12:30 p.m.
Football @ Tusculum 2:30 p.m.
Soccer (M) vs. TUSCULUM 5 p.m.
Soccer (W) vs. TUSCULUM 7:30 p.m.
Soccer (W) vs. LENOIR-RHYNE 7 p.m.
Volleyball vs. LENOIR-RHYNE 7 p.m.
Soccer (M) vs. USC AIKEN 7 p.m.
Swimming Men @ Gardner-Webb 5 p.m.
Volleyball vs. LINCOLN MEMORIAL 7 p.m.
Soccer (W) @ Lincoln Memorial 1 p.m.
Football @ Limestone 1 p.m.
Volleyball vs. CARSON-NEWMAN 2 p.m.
Soccer (M) @ Lincoln Memorial 3:30 p.m.
Soccer (W) in SAC Tournament (1st Round)
Soccer (M) @ SAC Tournament (1st Round)
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