Geneva College



43 Student-Athletes Honored With AD Award

Beaver Falls, PA – At the end of each academic year, Geneva College and the Golden Tornadoes highlight excellence in the classroom. Geneva has enjoyed great success for yet another athletic season, but it has also continued a string of excellence off the field. The Geneva College Athletic-Directors Award was created following the 2001 school year and honors juniors and seniors who have compiled at least a 3.2 cumulative GPA while also participating on a varsity team.

The 2011 class of Athletic-Director Award winners includes 43 student-athletes, which is the fifth highest number in the past ten years and also the most since 2007. The number of honorees is up from 37 in 2010.

Following is a list of those Geneva College student-athletes among the honorees in 2011:

Seniors  Juniors 
Leanne Abate   - Softball    Martha Adams - Softball 
Matt Baer - Baseball  Graciela Arias - Track 
Adriane Blake – Softball/Volleyball      Annissa Halulko - Soccer 
Monica Boyer – Cross Country  David Harwood - Soccer 
Kate Caldwell  - Tennis   Cody Hoskins - Football 
Christine Carugati - Basketball  Tyler Jodon - Football 
Chelsea Cover  - Tennis   Rachel Kuegler - Volleyball 
Sarah Davis – Cross Country     Bethany Lemmon - Volleyball 
Joel Gatti - Baseball    Josh Mann - Soccer 
David Girardi - Football    Nathan Mansor – Cross Country/Track 
Josh Gunnett – Cross Country   Jake McCracken - Soccer 
Valerie Hamilton - Basketball     Maura McLaughlin - Tennis 
Jon Jurinko - Baseball  Noah Medich - Baseball 
Jeremy Kiger - Football     Samantha Michetti - Softball 
Ariel Lilly – Softball/Soccer  Brianna Mixter - Volleyball 
Liz Michalak - Track    Seth Montgomery - Football 
Aisha Moore - Track   Caleb Musselman - Soccer 
Adam Rose - Football
Brandon Sopko - Basketball  Alyse Scarsella - Basketball 
Ryan Thorn – Cross Country  Claude Smith - Football
Julia Urbanski   - Cross Country/Track   Mike Trn - Baseball 
Laura Zerbe - Volleyball    Charles Walters – Cross Country/Track
Kara Zimmerman - Tennis

Geneva College is a comprehensive Christian college of the arts, sciences and professional studies. Founded in the tradition of the Reformed Christian faith, Geneva prepares students to serve Christ in all areas of society: work, family and the church. Geneva College’s philosophy of education is based on the Foundational Concepts of Christian Higher Education. Geneva is a founding member of the Council for Christian Colleges & Universities (CCCU).