SOUTH HADLEY, Mass. – Prior to the annual athletics awards celebration last night, 24 Mount Holyoke seniors representing nine teams were honored as part of the College's eighth annual Scholar Athlete Reception. The recognition event highlighted those student-athletes who have excelled both on the field and in the classroom. It was organized by the Mount Holyoke Student-Athlete Advisory Committee.
Honorees included seniors with cumulative grade point averages of 3.5 or higher who have participated on a varsity team for three or more years. They were able to celebrate their accomplishments with select faculty and staff at the event.
2017-18 Scholar Athlete Honorees
Julia Lankin, Psychology and Education
Sophie Perekslis, Psychology
Kathryn Rawson, Environmental Studies
Nicole De Araujo, Architectural Studies
Molly Hershkowitz, Sociology
Liz Rose, Psychology and Education and Art History
Suz Rose, Psychology and Education
Sara Sanau-Ruiz, Sports Pedagogy and Exercise Science
Swimming and Diving
Track & Field
Julia Criscione, Environmental Studies
Photo courtesy of Derrick Redd, Mount Holyoke College Athletic Communications