ODAC Winter and Spring Sportsmanship Teams Announced

ODAC Winter and Spring Sportsmanship Teams Announced


FOREST, Va. --- The Old Dominion Athletic Conference is pleased to announce the 2014-15 ODAC Sportsmanship Teams in each of the 17 winter and spring sports sponsored by the conference.  This marks the sixth year the league has recognized these fine student-athletes for their excellence in sportsmanship.

“I am pleased that the conference recognizes student-athletes for their focus on fair play and sportsmanship," explained ODAC Commissioner Brad Bankston.  "The conference prides itself on positive sportsmanship and encouraging student-athletes to lead by example. Each one of the honorees has been selected by the coaches in recognition of their conduct in the arena.  My hat is off to these student-athletes - thanking them for the example they set for all of us.”

The ODAC has a rich tradition in promoting fair play and good sportsmanship in each sport across the league.  The character of the conference’s student-athletes on and off the field is a representation of not only the individuals and teams, but also the institutions they play for.

Below is a summary of the student-athletes representing the ODAC Sportsmanship Teams in men's basketball, women’s basketball, men’s swimming, women’s swimming, men’s indoor track, women’s indoor track, baseball, softball, equestrian, men's golf, women's golf, men's lacrosse, women's lacrosse, men's outdoor track & field, women's outdoor track & field, men's tennis, and women's tennis.


Men’s Basketball
Matthew Hunter, Bridgewater College
Woody Furbush, Eastern Mennonite University
Ryan Gravley, Emory & Henry College
Cole Greene, Guilford College
Alex Smith, Hampden-Sydney College
Rionn Pradia, Lynchburg College
Evan Horn, Randolph College
Evan Jackson, Randolph-Macon College
Alex Weant, Roanoke College
Billy Brennan, Shenandoah University
Breven Lyons, Virginia Wesleyan College
Patrick O'Connor, Washington and Lee University
  Women’s Basketball
Oshene Kelly, Bridgewater College
Marla zumFelde, Eastern Mennonite
Megan Jacoby, Emory & Henry College
Jennette Taylor, Guilford College
Racheal Crowder, Hollins University
Sarah Coon, Lynchburg College
Allie Druffel, Randolph College
Caroline Young, Randolph-Macon College
Meghan Gadell, Roanoke College
Morgan Kuhns, Shenandoah University
Symonne Newsome, Virginia Wesleyan College
Jackie Clifford, Washington and Lee University

Men’s Swimming
Eddie Kirby, Greensboro College
Ryan Mitchell, Hampden-Sydney College
Evan Sweeny, Randolph-Macon College
Thomas Caldwell, Washington and Lee University
  Women’s Swimming
Kelsey Hess, Bridgewater College
Jessica Richardson, Emory & Henry College
Regina Robertson, Greensboro College
Hannah Brewer-Jensen, Guilford College
Meg O’Brien, Hollins University
Margaret Pederson, Notre Dame of Maryland University
Daly McHugh, Randolph-Macon College
Mary McDevitt, Sweet Briar College
Abigail Sterns, Washington and Lee University

Men’s Indoor Track
Adam Butler, Bridgewater College
Azariah Cox, Eastern Mennonite University
Yasha Clemons, Guilford College
Evan Truman, Lynchburg College
Matthieu Meyer, Randolph College
Josh Wojtysiak, Roanoke College
Sanusi Jalloh, Shenandoah University
Trey White, Virginia Wesleyan College
John Jones, Washington and Lee University
  Women’s Indoor Track
Ashleigh Pugh, Bridgewater College
Alyssa Bane, Eastern Mennonite University
Jaime McCreary, Guilford College
Aleshia Washington, Lynchburg College
Marisa Quarti, Randolph College
Janell Elliott, Roanoke College
Shelby Shrader, Shenandoah University
Tiffany Lennon, Virginia Wesleyan College
Kaela Fiutak, Washington and Lee University

Hunter Hensley, Bridgewater College
Ryan Henschel, Eastern Mennonite University
Aaron Sparks, Emory & Henry College
Drew Crawford, Guilford College
Christian Hamlett, Hampden-Sydney College
Ryan Katona, Lynchburg College
Glen McLaughlin, Randolph-Macon College
Danny Creel, Roanoke College
JJ McDaniel, Shenandoah University
CJ Lindsay, Virginia Wesleyan College
Drew Weprinsky, Washington and Lee University
Brooke Throckmorton, Bridgewater College
Cara Niekirk, Eastern Mennonite University
Brittany Scott, Emory & Henry College
Casey Snead, Guilford College
Amy Bresson, Lynchburg College
Alexis Steljes, Randolph College
Sierra Ford, Randolph-Macon College
Rhea Schleicher, Roanoke College
Ashlyn Drake, Shenandoah University
Kayla Dooms, Sweet Briar College
Kiersten Richardson, Virginia Wesleyan College

Alexandra Szucs, Bridgewater College
Madi Hurley, Hollins University
Jessie Burgett, Lynchburg College
Stephany West, Randolph College
Katheryne Richard, Sweet Briar College
Laura Lemon, Washington and Lee University

Men's Golf
Rhett Martin, Bridgewater College
Caleb Schlabach, Eastern Mennonite University
Nick Shedd, Guilford College
Aaron Persily, Hampden-Sydney College
Andy Craig, Lynchburg College
Kirby Struhar, Randolph-Macon College
William Brown, Roanoke College
Doc Schulte, Shenandoah University
Hall Rupert, Virginia Wesleyan College
Patrick Clossin, Washington and Lee University
  Women's Golf
Abby Daniels, Bridgewater College
Savannah Lester, Eastern Mennonite University
Shannon Ciccarello, Hollins University
Tracy Moriconi, Randolph-Macon College
Sara Eadie, Shenandoah University
Sara Moir, Washington and Lee University

Men's Lacrosse
Sean Nevin, Bridgewater College
Nicholas Huckins, Guilford College
Dontae Buck, Hampden-Sydney College
Berk Ellis, Lynchburg College
Brian Crosby, Randolph College
Alex Jesmer, Randolph-Macon College
Billy Newman, Roanoke College
Stephen LaTona, Shenandoah University
Rory Finnegan, Virginia Wesleyan College
Andrew Riehl, Washington and Lee University

Women's Lacrosse
Paige Hennessy, Bridgewater College
Sam Milbourn, Guilford College
Bonnie Jo Blevins, Hollins University
Ryland Scott, Lynchburg College
Erin Campbell, Randolph College
Katie Russo, Randolph-Macon College
Julia Galanto, Roanoke College
Tess Rivera, Shenandoah University
Allie McLamb, Sweet Briar College
Catie Amasia, Virginia Wesleyan College
Cara Mulligan, Washington and Lee University

Men's Outdoor Track & Field
Trey Gibson, Bridgewater College
Tyler Denlinger, Eastern Mennonite University
Lucas Albright, Guilford College
Hunter Bailey, Lynchburg College
Ryan Purrington, Randolph College
Cody Meadows, Roanoke College
Phillip Way, Shenandoah University
Hunter Melius, Virginia Wesleyan College
Robert Jones, Washington and Lee University
  Women's Outdoor Track & Field
Maryellen Hauver, Bridgewater College
Jolee Paden, Eastern Mennonite University
Sommer Fanney, Guilford College
Fredreyonia Johnson, Lynchburg College
Jessy Spencer, Randolph College
Erin McGovern, Roanoke College
Nicole Legare, Shenandoah University
Marissa Coombs, Virginia Wesleyan College
Elizabeth Stanton, Washington and Lee University

Men's Tennis
Aaron Snook, Bridgewater College
Luke Funkhouser, Emory & Henry College
Mason Church, Guilford College
Patrick Bryant, Hampden-Sydney College
Andrew Link, Lynchburg College
Bradley Strober, Randolph College
Ryan Byrd, Randolph-Macon College
Jacob Morris, Roanoke College
Steven Baker, Shenandoah University
Adam Rosemblaum, Virginia Wesleyan College
Christopher Hu, Washington and Lee University
  Women's Tennis
Whitney Cash, Bridgewater College
Lauren Riner, Emory & Henry College
Fernanda Gonzalez, Guilford College
Amelia Verkerk, Hollins University
Jerica Simmons, Lynchburg College
Danielle Lewis, Randolph College
Angelina Sportelli, Randolph-Macon College
Cat Lee, Roanoke College
Molly Barb, Shenandoah University
Samantha Yew, Sweet Briar College
Kristen Walden, Virginia Wesleyan College
Kelsey Vella, Washington and Lee University