August 26, 2013

FORTY-SIX DOLPHINS RECEIVE D2ADA ACADEMIC ACHIEVEMENT AWARDS

Cleveland, Ohio – Forty-six student-athletes from Le Moyne College have earned 2012-13 D2ADA Academic Achievement Awards, as announced by the Division II Athletics Directors Association.

Overall, a record 6,922 Division II student-athletes from a record 171 institutions were recognized with Academic Achievement Awards. Le Moyne’s honorees represent all 17 of the College’s varsity programs. The volleyball program had the most members recognized with eight student-athletes, while the women’s lacrosse team and the women’s soccer team had seven and six members honored, respectively. Eligible student-athletes must have recorded a cumulative grade-point average of 3.5 or higher through at least four collegiate semesters and have been an active member of a varsity athletic program during his/her last academic year.

In late June, 164 Le Moyne student-athletes were named to the Northeast-10 Conference Commissioner’s Honor Roll for the spring 2013 semester.

About D2ADA: The D2ADA is the first organization of its kind to provide educational and networking opportunities; enhancement of acceptable operating standards and ethics; and establishment of the overall prestige and understanding of the profession of Division 2 athletics directors. For more information about the D2ADA, please visit www.div2ada.com. The D2ADA is administered by the National Association of Collegiate Directors of Athletics (NACDA), which is in its 49th year. For more information on NACDA and the 13 professional associations that fall under its umbrella, please visit www.nacda.com.