COLCHESTER, Vt. - Saint Michael's College had 211 student-athletes qualify for the Northeast-10 Conference Commissioner's Honor Roll for the spring semester, including 12 from the men's swimming & diving team and 17 from the women's (class years from 2014-15 school year):
Seniors Nathan Paluso (Windham, Maine/Windham), Joe Vo (Springfield, Mass./Cathedral) and Nick Youmans (Mountainside, N.J./Governor Livingston); junior Sean Faust (Los Angeles, Calif./Loyola); sophomores Stephen Andersen (Concord, N.H./Concord), Ryan Butler (Waltham, Mass./Waltham), Riley Faszewski (Hooksett, N.H./Pinkerton Academy), Sean Glasheen (Lowell, Mass./Lowell) and Cam Thirkell (Tyngsboro, Mass./Tyngsboro); and first-years Joe Carroll (Andover, Mass./Andover), Jacek Deptula (Haskell, N.J./Paramus Catholic) and Spencer Ralston (Hebron, Conn./Cushing Academy).
Seniors Emily Asch (Williston, Vt./Champlain Valley Union), Kim Brady (Morris Township, N.J./Academy of Saint Elizabeth), Olivia Hamilton (Bourne, Mass./Bishop Stang), Hillary Miller (Plattsburgh, N.Y./Plattsburgh) and Steph Nadow (Charlton, Mass./Saint Peter-Marian); juniors Theresa Barsanti (Saratoga, Calif./Saint Lawrence Academy) and Julie Shea (Peabody, Mass./Peabody Veterans Memorial/Assumption); sophomores Lindsay McNall (Colchester, Vt./Colchester), Lauren Wheaton (Dartmouth, Mass./Dartmouth) and Katrina Wiesner (Bow, N.H./Bow); Courtney Burt (Pembroke, Mass./Sacred Heart), Ally Fischang (Oakland, Maine/Messalonskee), Amy Garlesky (Lakewood, Ohio/Lakewood), Genevieve Gigandet (Groveland, Mass./Central Catholic), Theresa Murphy (Pittsfield, Mass./Pittsfield), Coral Santos (Pawtucket, R.I./Saint Raphael Academy) and Sammy Sidorakis (Baldwinsville, N.Y./C.W. Baker).
Saint Michael's tied for fourth among the league's 15 institutions by having 63 percent of its NE-10 student-athletes land on the Commissioner's Honor Roll, and was eighth in total honorees. Student-athletes that earn a minimum 3.0 GPA during a given semester are eligible for the accolade. Eighteen of the Purple Knights' squads compete in the NE-10.
The field hockey team topped Saint Michael's with 22 honorees, while men's ice hockey (18), men's lacrosse (18), women's cross country (17) and women's swimming & diving (17) narrowly trailed.