Seventeen Eagles Recognized on PL Women’s Lacrosse Academic Honor Roll

Seventeen Eagles Recognized on PL Women’s Lacrosse Academic Honor Roll

CENTER VALLEY, Pa. – The American University lacrosse team placed 17 student-athletes on the 2014-15 Patriot League Academic Honor Roll, as announced by the league on Thursday.

Leading the way for the Eagles were senior Jordan Harrington and sophomore Kayla Flynn, who each posted a 4.0 GPA during the spring semester. Harrington, a public communications major, and Flynn, a public relations & strategic communication major, joined 15 other student-athletes in the league to achieve a 4.0 GPA during the spring.

Additionally, 13 PL student-athletes received Academic Honor Roll recognition for the fourth-straight year, including Harrington and classmates Olivia Reeve (3.33, Business Administration) and Jamie Silverman (3.66, Public Communications).

Three schools exceeded 20 student-athletes on the list, led by Colgate with 24, followed by PL champion Loyola Maryland with 22 and Bucknell with 21. Lafayette (18), American, Holy Cross (16) and Lehigh (15) also had strong representation on the Academic Honor Roll. All  nine schools in the league combined for 152 total honorees, 11 more than last season's list.

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.

The complete list of American's lacrosse honorees follows:

Name Cl. Major GPA

Hometown/High School

Sarah Bootman  So. Business Administration  3.93 McMurray, Pa./Peter's Township 
Leah Brennan  Fr. Health Promotion  3.45 Lorton, Va./Hayfield Secondary 
Danielle Dgheim Fr. Psychology 3.33 Suffern, N.Y./Suffern 
Taylor Dumpson Fr. Law & Society 3.73 Salisbury, Md./Wicomico 
Madelyn Flax Jr. Journalism 3.53 Potomac, Md./Winston Churchill 
Kayla Flynn So. Public Relations & Strategic Communication  4.0 Rockville Centre, N.Y./Oceanside 
Jordan Harrington Sr. Public Communications  4.0 Fairport, N.Y./Fairport 
Madison Hoon So. Business Administration  3.33 Sayville, N.Y./Sayville 
Olivia Mangan Jr. Public Communications  3.72 Maplewood, N.J./Columbia 
Olivia McCarthy Sr. Health Promotion  3.61 Duxbury, Mass./Duxbury 
Shauna Norris So. Business Administration  3.66 Ridgefield, Conn./Ridgefield 
Kaitlin Pericak Sr. Sociology 3.22 Latham, N.Y./Albany Academy for Girls 
Daniella Pino So. Business Administration  3.33 Damascus, Md./Damascus 
Olivia Reeve Sr. Business Administration  3.33 Nashville, Tenn./Harpeth Hall 
Allie Sale Fr. Undeclared 3.40 Littleton, Colo./Chatfield 
Emily Shields Sr. Justice & Law 3.86 Andover, Mass./Andover 
Jamie Silverman Sr. Public Communications  3.66 Southbury, Conn./Pomperaug