Emory & Henry Sees 122 Student-Athletes Named To ODAC All-Academic Team

Emory & Henry Sees 122 Student-Athletes Named To ODAC All-Academic Team

FOREST, Va. – The Old Dominion Athletic Conference has released its All-Academic Team for the 2016-17 academic year. The number of honorees conference-wide set a new record for the eighth-straight year and climbed ever closer to the 2,000 mark with 1,974 student-athletes receiving recognition.

Eligibility for the ODAC All-Academic Team is open to any student-athlete that competes in a conference-sponsored sport, regardless of academic class.  He or she must achieve at least a 3.25 grade point average for the year to be considered for an ODAC All-Academic Award.

Emory & Henry had 122 athletes named to the team. Eight other schools in the league saw over 100 student-athletes on the list with Washington and Lee University topping things out at 339. Also over 150 honorees were Shenandoah University (220), Randolph-Macon College (189), Bridgewater College (184) and Lynchburg College (176).

Emory & Henry was once again led by its football, men's cross country and women's swimming teams. The football team received the highest number of honors with 22. The men's cross country (78% - 7-of-9) squad led the way in percentage of men's student-athletes while women's swimming (73% - 8-of-11) had the top percentage of female accolades per team.

Softball (14-of-21 – 67%), volleyball (12-of-20 – 60%), and women's soccer (10-of-20 – 50%) also had a majority of their student-athletes on the team.


Emory & Henry's 2016-17 All-ODAC Academic Team Members

Name Sport
Name Sport
Ethan Cave Baseball
Nathan Neisius Men's Soccer
Jacob Collins Baseball
Zach Quest Men's Soccer
Gavin Felty Baseball
T.J. Richardson Men's Soccer
Logan Forster Baseball
Edgar Rivas Men's Soccer
Andrew Francisco Baseball
Cole Schreiner Men's Soccer
Anthony Harless Baseball
Ian Smith Men's Soccer
Corbin Hockensmith Baseball
Joel Tidman Men's Soccer
Daulton Horne Baseball
Trey Tumblin Men's Soccer
Hunter Jeffries Baseball
Peyton Williams Men's Soccer
Josh Macek Baseball

Connor Stevenson Baseball
Morgan Callaghan Women's Soccer
Eli Straw Baseball
Lexi Demers Women's Soccer
Caleb Wallace Baseball
Alllie Hooper Women's Soccer
Holden Watkins Baseball
Kelsey Little Women's Soccer

Ashley Love Women's Soccer
Clif Conley Men's Basketball
Catherine Martin Women's Soccer
Andrew Davis Men's Basketball
Robbie Rodemann Women's Soccer
Ryan Gravley Men's Basketball
Samantha Sampson Women's Soccer
Zach Lawson Men's Basketball
Madison Vaughn Women's Soccer
John Shelor Men's Basketball
Emily Welch Women's Soccer
Myles Turner Men's Basketball

Erin Anderson Softball
Taylor Blevins Women's Basketball
Lyndsay Boyd Softball
Megan Jacoby Women's Basketball
Holly Britt Softball
Ally Pollard Women's Basketball
Jordan Chrisley Softball
Jessica Rivas Women's Basketball
Tiffany Cole Softball

Leah Elswick Softball
Alex Cooper Men's Cross Country
Alison Hughs Softball
Jackson Feezell Men's Cross Country
Danielle Loving Softball
Buck Kirtland Men's Cross Country
Madison McClanahan Softball
Michael LoGrande Men's Cross Country
Riley Pudney Softball
Zane Moran Men's Cross Country
Brittany Scott Softball
Colt Pierce Men's Cross Country
Rachel Smoot Softball
Kevin Watts Men's Cross Country
Amanda Whitlow Softball

Bailey Williams Softball
Taylor Henderson Women's Cross Country

Elizabeth Wilson Women's Cross Country
Lauren Blakey Women's Swimming

Brianna Chessock Women's Swimming
Alex Adams Football
Jordan Greenburg Women's Swimming
Brian Allen Football
Michaela Nolte Women's Swimming
Mylan Brewer Football
Jessica Richardson Women's Swimming
Connor Christian Football
Holly Roth Women's Swimming
Austin Crabtree Football
Savannah Scarbrough Women's Swimming
Austin Falin Football
Taylor Simmons Women's Swimming
Guage Hill Football

Ace Holland Football
John Dalton Ferguson Men's Tennis
Eric Johnson Football
Luke Funkhouser Men's Tennis
Staymon Johnson Football
Grayson McCarty Men's Tennis
Austin Logan Football
James Watson-Dare Men's Tennis
McFarland Murph Football

Hunter Norris Football
Kala Curtis Women's Tennis
Levi Peters Football
Katie Meade Women's Tennis
Samuel Pickle Football
Bri Pierce Women's Tennis
Daniel Ridlen Football
Kaitlyn Sheaves Women's Tennis
Jesse Santiago Football

Matthew Seals Football
Hannah Doss Volleyball
Seth Thomas Football
Peyton Dotson Volleyball
Mitchell Walters Football
Emily Hinshaw Volleyball
Tyree Ward Football
Tori Holmberg Volleyball
Derrick Yates Football
Sam McCauley Volleyball

Monica Parrott Volleyball
Carlos Andrade Men's Golf
Tristen Pennington Volleyball
Matthew Largen Men's Golf
Sarah Scott Volleyball
Luke Montalbano Men's Golf
Ali Singleton Volleyball

Abigail Smiley Volleyball
Chandler Copeland Men's Soccer
Kennady Thomason Volleyball
Jordan Couch Men's Soccer
Breanna Wallen Volleyball
Colin Foley Men's Soccer