Six Bombers Named Academic All-District by the College Sports Communicators
ITHACA, N.Y. – Seven Ithaca College student-athletes have been recognized to the College Sports Communicators (CSC) Division III Academic All‐District® Women’s At-Massive Group. The Bombers honorees include things like Macy Brandwein from the field hockey plan, Cameryn Nichols from gymnastics, wrestling’s Matthew Beyer, Jake Erickson from the men’s lacrosse plan, Caroline Smart from women’s lacrosse and Karley Whalen from the women’s rowing group. This was the initially CSC Academic All-District recognition for the seven Bombers.
To be recognized as Academic All-District®, student-athletes ought to hold a GPA of three.50 or larger and play in 50% of the team’s games.
Graduate student, Brandwein, owns a three.89 GPA in physical therapy. The goalkeeper was an All-Liberty League Initial Group choice and NFHCA Second Group All-American, this previous season she helped Ithaca to a 14-four season exactly where she logged six shutots, even though creating 63 saves in the cage. She ranked fifth nationally in save percentage at .840 and was sixth in ambitions against typical at .68.
Nicholas a senior from Hudson, N.H., eared NCGA All-American on floor with a sixth-spot finish as she scored a 9.775. At the NCGA Championships, she was named the Senior Athlete of the Year as she also set a college record on beam with a 9.850 that was accomplished 3 occasions this previous season. She will earn her bachelor’s degree in Speech-Language Pathology and Audiology.
Matthew Beyer, a senior from River Vale, N.J., wrestled at 149 lbs. this season and was a National Qualifier right after his second-spot finish at regionals. He also was a NWCA Scholar All-American with his three.89 GPA he earned his bachelor’s degree from IC in enterprise administration. Beyer completed the year with a 25-9 record, which integrated an electrifying pin in the final typical season dual against Cortland’s Angelo Centrone.
Jake Erickson holds a three.71 GPA and lately graduated from Ithaca right after earning his bachelor’s degree in enterprise administration. He completed the 2023 season with 30 ambitions, 32 assists, 19 ground balls and 4 triggered turnovers as he led the group in assists and all round points (62). Erickson began all 15 games for the Bombers as he was an All-Liberty League Initial Group choice and the attacker also earned Honorable Mention All-American status from the United States Intercollegiate Lacrosse Association (USILA).
Karley Whalen represents the women’s rowing group as she boasts a three.70 GPA, majoring in biology. She has been apart IC’s 1V, which rowed to a initially-spot finish at the Liberty League Championship that secured an automatic bid in this weekend’s NCAA DIII Rowing Championship. Whalen also helped the Bombers capture gold rowing in the 1V at the NYS Championship, exactly where the boat went 7:28.84, securing them a gold medal in the grand final.
Women’s lacrosse player, Caroline Smart has earned a three.96 GPA as a biochemistry important. The junior as soon as once more earned All-Liberty League Initial Group honors along with becoming a Initial Group All-Area and choice from the Intercollegiate Women’s Lacrosse Coaches Association (IWLCA). Smart ranked fifth in Division III in draw controls per game at 9.six and was second all round with 192 wins. She also scored 43 ambitions with 22 assists for 65 points, to go along with 30 groundballs and 19 triggered turnovers.