Lehigh's Kelsey Lee
June 19, 2014
CENTER VALLEY, Pa. - Sixty-two softball student-athletes have been named to this year's Patriot League Academic Honor Roll, including 2014 Scholar-Athlete of the Year junior Cydnee Sanders of Bucknell.
Lehigh senior Kelsey Lee, a Psychology/English major, led all student-athletes on the list with a 4.00 GPA in the spring followed by teammate Kristin Taft, who accomplished a 3.92 as a Psychology major. Both Holy Cross' Sarah Free and Lafayette's Amy Gebhardt had a 3.90 GPA. Free, Gebhardt, Lee and Bucknell's Mallory Lyons all made the Academic Honor Roll for the fourth consecutive season. Eleven student-athletes to earn honor roll recognition were also selected to the Softball Academic All-Patriot League team last month.
Lehigh led all Patriot League schools with 13 student-athletes on the Academic Honor Roll. Holy Cross followed with 12, Bucknell and Boston University added 11 and nine student-athletes to the list, respectively.
To be eligible for the spring Academic Honor Roll, a student-athlete must earn a 3.20 grade-point average in the spring semester and participate in one of the Patriot League's winter or spring championship sports.