ODAC All-Academic Team features 31 Sweet Briar student-athletes

The Old Dominion Athletic Conference has announced its 2017-18 All-Academic Team, which features 31 Sweet Briar College student-athletes.

Student-athletes Class of 2017 photo
The Class of 2017 includes several student-athletes.

In total, 1,974 students participated in an ODAC-sponsored sport and had a 3.25 or high cumulative GPA for the 2016-17 school year. This is the 11th consecutive year that the conference’s 14 full-time and three associate members have totaled over 1,000 people on the all-academic squad.

Soccer leads in the number of members on the All-Academic Team with 13, followed by tennis (8), lacrosse (5), swimming and cross-country (4), golf (3), and softball and riding (1).

The Vixens named to the ODAC All-Academic Team are:

  • Cassidy Bodkin (soccer)
  • Brooke Burnett (swimming, lacrosse)
  • Alexa Dahlin (soccer)
  • Des’rae Davis (soccer, tennis)
  • Emily Dodson (field hockey)
  • Lydia Gullicksen (cross-country)
  • Sydney Hodge (golf)
  • Kiley Jolicooeur (field hockey, lacrosse)
  • Jessica Lusby (field hockey, lacrosse)
  • Karylnn McCarthy (soccer)
  • Mary McDevitt (swimming)
  • Svetlana Morgan (soccer)
  • Courtney Nelson (soccer)
  • Maggy O’Donnell (cross-country)
  • Rebecca Parrish (golf)
  • Rachel Partington (soccer)
  • Elizabeth Phaup (soccer, lacrosse)
  • Meagan Phister (golf)
  • Ashton Reid (soccer, lacrosse)
  • Erika Rugh (softball)
  • Gina Rutledge (tennis)
  • Emma Thom (tennis, riding)
  • Caroline Thomas (soccer, swimming)
  • Lacey Tucker (soccer, tennis)
  • Kim Uglum (cross-country)
  • Emily Wandling (tennis)
  • Melissa Wert (soccer)
  • Alicia Wooten (soccer, tennis)
  • Samantha Yew (tennis)
  • Claire Zak (cross-country, swimming)

A full list of all student-athletes named to the All-Academic Team can be found here.