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The Intercollegiate Tennis Association honored members of the Hobart and William Smith Colleges tennis teams by naming them scholar-athletes. The Herons were also named a 2021 Intercollegiate Tennis Association All-Academic Team. In order to receive the designation of All-Academic Team, a team must hold a cumulative grade point average of 3.20 or higher on a

Seven members of the Hobart College rowing team were among the 292 student-athletes named to the Intercollegiate Rowing Association All-Academic Team by the IRA Board of Stewards. Since 2015, the Statesmen have earned 27 IRA All-Academic Team Awards. To be eligible for recognition a student-athlete must have maintained a cumulative GPA of 3.35 or higher,

Liberty League Commissioner Tracy King announced that Hobart College tennis all-star Walker Anderson is the 2020-21 Liberty League Men’s Scholar Athlete of the Year. He is the first Statesman to win the award since Richie Bonney ’14 in 2014. Selected in a vote of the league’s athletic directors, the Liberty League Scholar-Athlete of the Year awards are

William Smith College lacrosse defender Mekayla Montgomery was voted the 2020-21 Liberty League Female Scholar-Athlete of the Year Commissioner Tracy King announced today. The recipient is selected by a vote of the conference’s athletic directors. Montgomery graduated summa cum laude in May with a bachelor’s degree in psychology and education. The Liberty League Scholar-Athlete of the Year award

Two Hobart and William Smith students were named to the 2020-21 Academic All-America Soccer teams, selected by the College Sports Information Directors of America. William Smith College senior defender Maialen Martinez was named to this year’s Academic All-America Women’s Soccer second team and Hobart College junior defender Charlie Widing earned a spot on the Academic All-America Men’s Soccer second

Two William Smith College rowers were named to the 2021 Pocock/College Rowing Coaches Association All-America teams. Junior Annie Wertheimer earned first team honors while classmate Freya Birkas-Dent represented the Herons on the second team. Both Wertheimer and Birkas-Dent competed in the varsity eight this spring. William Smith was nationally-ranked throughout the condensed racing season, climbing as high as No.

The Hobart College Statesmen are among the nation’s top tennis teams according to the final 2020-21 Oracle/ITA rankings released June 16. Hobart posted a 6-2 dual match record in a COVID-shortened spring season. The Statesmen’s top doubles team of senior Walker Anderson and sophomore Jett Wright were also counted among the best in the country. They combined for a

The Hobart and William Smith Colleges sailing team capped the 2021 spring season with a 12th-place finish at the Gill College Sailing Coed Nationals. It was the program’s 20th appearance in the event. This year’s regatta saw 18 teams compete for the Henry A. Morss Memorial Trophy. On Monday, competitors completed 12 races in both

Hobart basketball alumnus Jeff Stapleton ’83 was recently named the next director of athletics at Monmouth University in West Long Branch, N.J. Jeff Stapleton ’83, current deputy director of athletics for the Hawks, has been named Director of Athletics at Monmouth University. He will begin his new role on July 1. At Monmouth University for

Hobart College senior Dan Masino ’21 was named to the 2020-21 Academic All-America® second team for men’s basketball by the College Sports Information Directors of America. The point guard graduated earlier this month summa cum laude with a bachelor’s degree in economics. A Trustee Scholar, Masino intends to pursue his M.B.A. with a concentration in finance at the University