Courtesy: MAAC Sports

MAAC Announces 2016 Volleyball All-Academic Team

Courtesy:  MAAC Sports
Release:  November 17, 2016

EDISON, NJ – The Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference (MAAC) announced today that a total of 60 student-athletes comprise the 2016 MAAC Women’s Volleyball All-Academic Team. To be eligible for the MAAC All-Academic Team, a student-athlete must complete two semesters at their institution and hold a cumulative grade point average of 3.20 on a 4.0 scale.

Quinnipiac University led all schools with nine student-athletes on the All-Academic Team. Manhattan College and Marist College each had eight student-athletes on the All-Academic Team. Fairfield University had seven student-athletes, while Canisius College, Iona College, and Rider University each added six student-athletes. To round out the list, Siena College had five student-athletes, while Saint Peter’s University and Niagara University totaled three and two student-athletes respectively. 

Name

School

Yr.

Major

Hometown

Alexandra Brown

Canisius

Jr.

Digital Media Arts

Grand Island, NY

Donnett Hickson

Canisius

So.

Criminal Justice

West Seneca, NY

Kristen Plukas

Canisius

Jr.

Health and Wellness

West Irondequoit, NY

Gabrielle Vetere

Canisius

Sr.

Communication Studies

Rochester, NY

Sara Wesley

Canisius

So.

Pre-Engineering

Exeter, PA

Samantha Zebuth

Canisius

Jr.

Health and Wellness

Coram, NY

Mallory Bechtold

Fairfield

So.

Business

Cincinnati, OH

Sydney Buckley

Fairfield

Jr.

Political Science

Lee’s Summit, MO

Megan O’Sullivan

Fairfield

Sr.

Nursing

Phoenix, AZ

Nora Quinn

Fairfield

So.

Marketing

Park Ridge, IL

Taylor Rudeen

Fairfield

So.

Biology

San Pedro, CA

Megan Theiller

Fairfield

Jr.

Biology

Hopewell Junction, NY

Sydney Williams

Fairfield

So.

International Studies

Porter, TX

Claire Archibald

Iona

So.

Undeclared

Coto de Caza, CA

Shaina Campbell

Iona

Jr.

Criminal Justice

Cortlandt Manor, NY

Kait Ferretti

Iona

So.

Speech Pathology

Martinsburg, VW

Amanda Gannon

Iona

So.

Mass Communication

Kings Park, NY

Jessica Paolucci

Iona

So.

Undeclared

Lake Mary, FL

Karly White

Iona

Sr.

Social Work

Bay Shore, NY

Marissa Behrens

Manhattan

Jr.

Civil Engineering

Honolulu, HI

Olyvia Chaltas

Manhattan

So.

Marketing

Temecula, CA

Mary Donnelly

Manhattan

Sr.

Elementary Special Education

Temecula, CA

Emilia Dronkert

Manhattan

So.

Government

Bainbridge Island, WA

Ivana Kostic

Manhattan

Sr.

Finance

Grocka, Serbia

Kelsey LaCour

Manhattan

Sr.

Communications

Walnut Creek, CA

Alyssa Rehrer

Manhattan

So.

Biology

Lorton, VA

Allie Yamashiro

Manhattan

Sr.

Exercise Science

Kapolei, HI

Kelsey Ediger

Marist

Jr.

Media Studies & Production

Pearland, TX

Ashton Korona

Marist

Jr.

Communication

San Antonio, TX

Mackenzie O’Brien

Marist

So.

Computer Science

Zionsville, PA

Sydney Rojek

Marist

Jr.

Psychology/Special Education

Lake View, NY

Amanda Schlegel

Marist

Sr.

Biology

Austin, TX

Melanie Snyder

Marist

So.

Athletic Training

Mechanicsville, VA

Taylor van der Biezen

Marist

So.

Business Administration

Ashburn, VA

Lauren Waide

Marist

So.

Biology

Jupiter, FL

Nicole Matheis

Niagara

Jr.

Economics

Laguna Niguel, CA

Alex Stone

Niagara

Sr.

Accounting

St. Charles, IL

Jen Coffey

Quinnipiac

So.

Communications

Merrimack, NH

Elizabeth Kloos

Quinnipiac

Jr.

Accounting

Munster, IN

Jana Kmec

Quinnipiac

Gr.

Business Administration

Stratford, CT

Claire Knust

Quinnipiac

So.

Health Science

Omaha, NE

Allison Leigh

Quinnipiac

Sr.

Physical Therapy

Palmer, AK

Cody Michaels

Quinnipiac

Sr.

Health Science

Versailles, KY

Emma Ogden

Quinnipiac

Sr.

Psychology

Crown Point, IN

Jamie Paolucci

Quinnipiac

Sr.

Public Relations

Lake Mary, FL

Katie Urycki

Quinnipiac

Sr.

Athletic Training/Sports Medicine

Chesterton, IN

Ryan Ackermann

Rider

Sr.

Business Administration

Ashburn, VA

Emma Aldaya

Rider

Jr.

Psychology

Prospect Park, VA

Jennifer Borio

Rider

Jr.

Elementary Ed./Psychology

Ridley Park, PA

Savannah Logan

Rider

So.

Economics/International Business

Jupiter, FL

Hailey Riede

Rider

So.

Finance

Haworth, NJ

Perry Williams

Rider

So.

Pre-Allied Health

Portland, OR

MacKenzie Alvarez

Saint Peter’s

So.

Undecided

Upper Marlboro, MD

Marlena Budna

Saint Peter’s

So.

Health and Physical Education

Brooklyn, NY

Amanda Colombo

Saint Peter’s

Sr.

Political Science

Wallington, NJ

Julia Burzynski

Siena

R-Fr.

Accounting

Dayton, NJ

Ramona Georgescu

Siena

Sr.

Actuarial Science

Bucharest, Romania

Kalehua Katagiri

Siena

Sr.

Psychology

Kaneohe, HI

Samantha Pethokoukis

Siena

Jr.

Economics

Chicago, IL

Sonja Vasovic

Siena

Sr.

Economics

Belgrade, Serbia

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