Women's Track & Field and Cross Country Recognized for Academic Excellence

Members of the Cross Country Squad

Feb. 6, 2014

STORRS, Conn. - The UConn women's track and field and cross country teams shined at 3.0 night, a special program held during halftime of the women's basketball game against SMU on Tuesday evening. The ceremony honored UConn student-athletes who maintained grade point averages at or above a 3.0 last semester.

27 of 37 Husky track athletes earned 3.0 GPA's, with four achieving perfect 4.0's.

The women's cross country team received special recognition for posting the highest team GPA of all 24 UConn sports teams after posting a stellar 3.49.

The women's track and field scholar-athletes who were honored are listed below:

 

4.0 GPA's

Emily Howard

Christine Donat

Nyanka Joseph

Brittany Power

 

3.0 or higher:

Brianna Allen

Terra Briody

Maggie Christe

Brigitte Mania

Laura Williamson

Saija Bikanova

Sarah Bowens

Megan Rose Chapman

Lily D'Agostino


 

 

Tiffany Daley

Faith Dismuke

Emily Durgin

Celina Emerson

Ana Groff

Emi Kanyo

Megan Lester

Abby Mace

Natasha McLaren

Lauren O'Connell

Mel Riley

Lauren Sara

Chantal Scott

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UConn's Top GPA Team - Cross Country:

Emily Howard

Terra Briody

Laura Williamson

Abby Mace

Brigitte Mania

Lauren Sara

Maggie Christe

Emily Durgin

Lily D'Agostino

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