Monday, June 30, 2014
BOULDER, Colo. – USA Rugby recognizes the following intercollegiate scholar rugby-athletes who have demonstrated academic and athletic excellence during the 2013-14 academic year.
Since 2011, USA Rugby has recognized the hard work and accomplishment of college rugby players, on and off of the field, with the National Collegiate Rugby Scholar Honor Roll. More than one thousand college students have been acknowledged during this period.
Candidates have met or exceeded the program criteria, which includes being a consistent starter on his/her intercollegiate rugby team and posting a cumulative grade point average of 3.7 (on scale of 4.0) or higher.
“On behalf of our USA Rugby collegiate programs of more than 900 teams, Tam Breckenridge, associate director of College Rugby, and I congratulate these scholar-athletes on their accomplishments on the field and in the classroom,” USA Rugby Director of College Rugby Rich Cortez said. “The criteria for this award require commitment and determination in both arenas. We wish the honorees continued success in their chosen fields.”
3.7 or Higher Cumulative GPA
John Passarelli (Junior) Wake Forest University Computer Science / Neuroscience
For a full report, visit http://usarugby.org/college-news/item/national-collegiate-scholar-honor-roll-announced-for-2013-14-academic-year