Honors Student Athletes Recognized


On Feb. 1, 2016 the UMaine Athletic Depart celebrated the 27th annual Scholar-Athlete Recognition Ceremony. Since 1989, Scholar-Athlete Awards have been given annually to student-athletes who have earned a 3.0 or better GPA in the previous spring and fall semesters and/or have maintained a 3.0 or better accumulative GPA.

2015 Rising Stars were presented to student-athletes who earned a 3.0 or better in their first semester at the University of Maine.  

Honors students represented 29 of the 297 athletes recognized.


Honors Student-Athletes:

Nicole Arnold, Political Science

Delaney Baxendale, International Affairs

Sean Driscoll, Zoology

Sarah Gisler, Marine Science

John Kay, Finance

Beatrix Lavigueur, Athletic Training

Daniel Lesko, Bioengineering

Carolyn Menges, KPE – Exercise Science

Lauren Nightingale, Bioengineering

Sarah Coye, KPE – Exercise Science

Faythe Goins, Marine Science

Kayla Greenawalt, Ecology and Environmental Sciences and Management

Isaac Mazzeo, Sustainable Agriculture

Mariya Pominova, Economics

Amanda Shuman, Marine Science

Eleanora Hubbell, Physics

Samantha Brown, Bioengineering

Alexis Dietrich, Civil Engineering

Steven Longfellow, Mechanical Engineering

Berkay Payal, Electrical Engineering and Computer Engineering

Justin Courtney, Management

John Carlucci, Marine Science

Makaila Kowalsky, Marine Science and Ecology and Environmental Sciences

Hannah Stefl, Food Science and Human Nutrition

Benjamin Hebert, Engineering Physics

Noelle Leon-Palmer, Biology

Amber Murray, Food Science and Human Nutrition

Elizabeth Wood, Biology

Addison LaBonte, Mathematics