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Twelve Radcliffe Athletes Earn CRCA Academic Honors

CRCA Release

CAMBRIDGE, Mass.—Twelve Radcliffe crew athletes, six heavyweights and six lightweights, are 2012 Collegiate Rowing Coaches Association Scholar Athletes, the CRCA has announced.

From the Black and White heavyweight squad, seniors Jill Carlson (a classics concentrator) and Kirsten Van Fossen (engineering sciences), juniors Scout Moran (government) and Laura Savarese (history) and sophomores Deva Steketee (Romance languages and literature) and Katie Wilcox (history and science) earned the academic honor.

Lightweight seniors Marissa Reichel (sociology), Jordan Taylor (economics) and Maryana Vrubel (history) were joined on the list by junior teammates Emma Lukasiewicz (psychology) and Veronique Irwin (sociology) as well as sophomore Devi Lockwood (folklore and mythology).

CRCA Scholar Athletes are sophomores, juniors and seniors who row in their team's boats eligible for the NCAA Championships (heavyweight varsity eight, second varsity eight, varsity four) or IRA National Championships (lightweight varsity eight, varsity four) for 75 percent of the spring season or the conference championship regatta.