To be eligible for the all-academic team, student-athletes must have a full year of attendance at their college or university and carry at least a 3.2 cumulative grade point average.
The following Statesmen were named to the team:
- John Heavey ’09, English & Media & Society double major
- Owen Henn ’11, Undeclared
- Michael Hess ’11, Undeclared
- Alexander Kahn ’09, Anthropology & Sociology
- Reynaldo Kelly ’11, Undeclared
- Ronnie Martin ’11, Undeclared
- Peter Nettl ’11, Undeclared
- David Roberts ’11, Undeclared
- Gerry Samson ’11, Undeclared
- Bob Taylor ’11, Undeclared
- Jack Trimble ’11, Undeclared
Kelly, Roberts, and Trimble were members of Hobart’s varsity eight, the 2008-09 Liberty League Crew of the Year. The varsity eight’s bronze medal winning performance at the New York State Championships last month secured the conference championship for a fourth consecutive season. The Liberty League Championships had been scheduled for a week earlier, but inclement weather forced the conference to award the title to the top finishing varsity eight at states.