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Sixty-one Percent of DU Student-Athletes Earn Spot on Director of Athletics' Honor Roll
61% of DU Student-Athletes have been named to the Director of Athletics Honor Roll
 
61% of DU Student-Athletes have been named to the Director of Athletics Honor Roll
 

June 1, 2009

 

PITTSBURGH - Duquesne University director of athletics Greg Amodio announced today the Director of Athletics' Honor Roll for the Spring 2009 semester.

Of the 444 DU student-athletes, 269 (61%) have posted a cumulative grade point average of 3.0 grade point average or better and 96 (23%) had a GPA of 3.5 or higher.

The list includes 14 student-athletes that earned a perfect 4.0 GPA for the semester.

Of the Dukes' 20 varsity teams, 15 had an average GPA over 3.0, led by lacrosse and women's tennis who posted a team average of 3.33. Overall, the 20 teams had a cumulative average of 3.10.


Spring 2009 Director of Athletics' Honor Roll

Name Sport Class Hometown High School Major
Baseball
Sr.
Glenshaw, Pa.
Shaler
Communications Studies
Baseball
Jr.
North Huntingdon, Pa.
Norwin
Accounting
Baseball
Sr.
New Martinsville, W.Va.
Magnolia
Physical Therapy
Baseball
Fr.
Bethel Park, Pa.
Bethel Park
Accounting
Baseball
Fr.
Pittsburgh, Pa.
Plum
Finance
Baseball
Fr.
Oakdale, Pa.
West Allegheny
Accounting
Baseball
Fr.
Pittsburgh, Pa.
Central Catholic
Finance
Baseball
Jr.
Pittsburgh, Pa.
Mt. Lebanon
Finance
Baseball
Sr.
Glenshaw, Pa.
Shaler
History/Secondary Education
Baseball
So.
Greenwood Village, Colo.t
Regis Jesuit
Undeclared Business
Baseball
Fr.
Murrysville, Pa.
Franklin Regional
General Business
Baseball
Sr.
Canonsburg, Pa.
Canon McMillian
Sports Marketing
Baseball
Sr.
South Park, Pa.
South Park
Leadership & Business Ethics
Baseball
Fr.
Monroeville, Pa.
Gateway
Information Systems Management
Baseball
So.
Ellicott City, Md.
Howard
Sports Marketing
Football
Jr.
Hatfield, Pa.
North Penn
International Relations
Football
So.
Palmyra, Pa.
Palmyra
Secondary Education English
Football
Fr.
Plainsboro, N.J.
Valley Forge
Finance
Football
Fr.
Plantation, Fla.
American Heritage School
Undeclared Business
Football
Fr.
Harrisburg, Pa.
Susquehanna Township
Communication Studies
Football
Fr.
Allison Park, Pa.
Hampton
Mathematics
Football
Sr.
Clinton, Md.
Archbishop Carroll
Sports Leadership
Football
Fr.
Tallahassee, Fla.
Florida
Undeclared Business
Football
So.
Warren, Ohio
John F. Kennedy
Pre Pharmacy
Football
Fr.
Lakeview, N.Y.
St. Francis
Political Science
Football
Fr.
Duncansville, Pa.
Hollidaysburg Area
Nursing
Shakir Green
Football
Fr.
Levittown, Pa.
Pennsbury
Secondary Education Math
Football
So.
New Castle, Pa.
Neshannock
Economics
Football
Jr.
Upper St. Clair, Pa.
Upper St. Clair
International Relations
Trevor King
Football
Fr.
Pittsburgh, Pa.
North Allegheny
Sports Marketing
Nathaniel Kriger
Football
Jr.
Leechburg, Pa.
Kiski Area
Biology
Football
Jr.
Lafayette, N.Y.
Christian Brothers Academy
Sociology
Football
Fr.
Belle Vernon, Pa.
Belle Vernon
Undeclared Business
Football
Fr.
Johnstown, Pa.
Richland
Sports Marketing
Bradley Libis
Football
Jr.
Maineville, Ohio
Moeller
Journalism
Football
Fr.
Wytheville, Va.
George Wythe
Sports Marketing
Football
Jr.
Reisterstown, Md.
McDonogh
Marketing
Football
Fr.
Washington, D.C.
Calvin Coolidge
Sociology
Football
Fr.
Allison Park, Pa.
North Allegheny
Pre Pharmacy
Football
Fr.
Toldeo, Ohio
St. John's Jesuit
Health Mang. Systems
Football
Fr.
Carnegie, Pa.
Chartiers Valley
Secondary Education Social Studies
Football
So.
Pittsburgh, Pa.
Bishop Canevin
Accounting
Football
Jr.
Irwin, Pa.
Penn-Trafford
Pharmacy
Football
Fr.
Oxford, Pa.
Philadelphia Catholic
Communication Studies
Football
Fr.
Gibsonia, Pa.
Pine-Richland
Undeclared Education
Football
Jr.
Harrisburg, Pa.
Central Dauphin
Accounting Information Systems
Football
Fr.
Beaver Falls, Pa.
Blackhawk
Undeclared Business
Dale Wilson
Football
Fr.
Easton, Pa.
Easton
Physician Assistant
Football
Fr.
Gibsonia, Pa.
Pine-Richland
Undeclared Business
Golf
Sr.
Carnegie, Pa.
Carlynton
Information Systems Management
Golf
Fr.
Johnstown, Pa.
Westmont Hilltop
Undeclared Business
Golf
Sr.
Jefferson Hills, Pa.
Thomas Jefferson
Sports Marketing
Golf
Sr.
Ebensburg, Pa.
Central Cambria
Pharmacy
Lacrosse
Fr.
Annapolis, Md.
Spalding
Athletic Training
Lacrosse
Jr.
Hudson, Ohio
Hudson
Corporate Communications
Lacrosse
Jr.
Catonsville, Md.
Institute of Notre Dame
Economics
Lacrosse
Jr.
Columbia, Md.
Mt. Hebron
Mathematics
Lacrosse
Fr.
Cockeysville, Md.
Dulaney
Elementary Education
Lacrosse
Jr.
Ellicott City, Md.
Centennial
Sociology
Lacrosse
So.
Kings Park, N.Y.
Kings Park
Forensic Science and Law
Lacrosse
Jr.
Cockeysville, Md.
Dulaney
Integrated Marketing Communication
Lacrosse
Fr.
Eldersburg, Md.
Liberty
Sports Marketing
Lacrosse
Sr.
Severna Park, Md.
Severna (Ohio University)
Finance
Lacrosse
Jr.
Downingtown, Pa.
Downingtown West
Elementary Education
Lacrosse
Fr.
Ellicott City, Md.
Mt. Hebron
Elementary Education
Lacrosse
Sr.
Caldwell, N.J.
James Caldwell
Elementary Education
Lacrosse
Sr.
West Chester, Pa.
Bishop Shanahan
Elementary Education
Lacrosse
Jr.
Teldord, Pa.
Souderton Area
Physical Therapy
Lacrosse
Jr.
Seattle, Wash.
Seattle Prep
Integrated Marketing Communication
Lacrosse
Ellicott City, Md.
Centennial
Nursing
Lacrosse
Jr.
Hatboro, Pa.
Upper Moreland
Journalism
Lacrosse
So.
Edgewater, Md.
St. Mary's
English
M. Basketball
So.
Pittsburgh, Pa.
Vincentian Academy
Accounting
M. Basketball
Fr.
Waterbury, Conn.
Crosby
Undeclared Arts
M. Basketball
So.
Solihull, England
Bishop Ireton
Psychology
M. Soccer
So.
Yardley, Pa.
Pennsbury
Finance
M. Soccer
So.
Marietta, Ga,
Lassiter
Finance
M. Soccer
Sr.
Jefferson Hills, Pa.
Thomas Jefferson
Finance
M. Soccer
Fr.
Bethel Park, Pa.
Bethel Park
Pre Pharmacy
M. Soccer
Jr.
Lexington, Ohio
Lexington
Marketing
M. Soccer
Fr.
Pultneyville, N.Y
Fairport
Health Mang. Systems
M. Soccer
So.
Butler, Pa.
Butler
Finance
M. Soccer
Sr.
North East, Pa.
Cathedral Prep
Finance
M. Soccer
So.
Lower Burrell, Pa.
Kiski Area
Undeclared Arts
M. Soccer
Sr.
Erie, Pa.
Cathedral Prep
Political Science
M. Soccer
Fr.
Downingtown, Pa.
Downingtown West
Undeclared Arts
M. Soccer
Fr.
Chesterland, Ohio
West Geauga
Sports Marketing
M. Soccer
Fr.
Zionsville, Ind.
Zionsville Community
Undeclared Arts
M. Soccer
So.
Baden, Pa.
Ambridge
History
M. Soccer
Sr.

Erie, Pa.
McDowell
Finance
M. Soccer
Fr.
Annandale, N.J.
North Hunterdon
Undeclared Business
M. Soccer
So.
Vienna,Va.
McLean
Undeclared Business
M. Soccer
Jr.
Whitby, Ont.
Father Leo J. Austin
Public Relations/Advertising
M. Swimming
Fr.
Gem Lake, Minn.
Mounds View
Undeclared Sciences
M. Swimming
Fr.
Ipswich, Mass.
Ipswich
Pre Pharmacy
M. Swimming
Fr.
Pittsburgh, Pa.
Central Catholic
Secondary Education Spanish
M. Swimming
So.
Hyattsville, Md.
DeMatha Catholic
Psychology
M. Swimming
So.
North Versailles, Pa.
Serra Catholic
Biology
M. Swimming
Sr.
Lima, Ohio
Lima Central Catholic
Biology Physical Therapy
M. Swimming
So.
Carnegie, Pa.
Carlynton
Undeclared Business
M. Swimming
Fr.
Lancaster, Pa.
Donegal
Journalism
M. Swimming
Sr.
Allentown, Pa.
Salisbury Township
Sports Marketing
M. Swimming
So.
Raleigh, N.C.
William G. Enloe
Physician Assistant
M. Swimming
So.
Pittsburgh, Pa.
Montour
Pre Pharmacy
M. Swimming
Fountain Hills, Ariz.
Brophy College Prep
Psychology
M. Swimming
Jr.
Tobyhanna, Pa.
Pocono Mountain West
Sports Marketing
M. Swimming
So.
Ocala, Fla.
Trinity Catholic
Forensic Science and Law
Richard Ryan
M. Swimming
So.
Blue Bell, Pa.
Wissahickon
Communication Studies
M. Swimming
Jr.
The Woodlands, Texas
The Woodlands
Sociology
M. Tennis
So.
Pittsburgh, Pa.
North Hills
Physics
M. Tennis
Jr.
Chicago, Ill.
Loyola Academy
Finance
M. Tennis
Jr.
Wheeling, W. Va.
Wheeling Park
Public Relations/Advertising
M. Tennis
So.
St. Louis, Mo.
Lindberg
Economics
M. Tennis
Sr.
Hartville, Ohio
Denison
Economics
Rowing
So.
Pittsburgh, Pa.
Baldwin
Pre Pharmacy
Rowing
So.
Economy, Pa.
Ambridge
Psychology
Rowing
So.
Nazareth, Pa.
Nazareth
Physician Assistant
Rowing
So.
Washington, Pa.
Trinity
Nursing
Rowing
Sr.
Hyattsville, Md.
Georgetown Visitation
Physical Therapy
Rowing
So.
Milford, Ohio
McNicholas
Elementary Education
Shannon Corbey
Rowing
Jr.
Rockville, Md.
Georgetown Visitation
Occupational Therapy
Lisa Dailey
Rowing
Fr.
Coraopolis, Pa.
Moon Area
Undeclared Business
Rowing
Jr.
Gibsonia, Pa.
Hampton
Information Systems Management
Rowing
Sr.
Shaler, Pa.
Shaler
Nursing
Rowing
So.
Monongahela, Pa.
Ringgold
Speech Language
Kristine Fafalios
Rowing
Rochester, N.Y.
Our Lady of Mercy
Pre Pharmacy
Rowing
Fr.
Cumberland, Md.
Allegheny
International Business
Rowing
Jr.
Kennett Square, Pa
Kennett
Pharmacy
Rowing
So.
Pittsburgh, Pa.
Vincentian Academy
Physician Assistant
Andrea Komanicky
Rowing
Sr.
Strongsville, Ohio
Strongsville
Biology Physical Therapy
Ashley Lacey
Rowing
So.
Altoona, Pa.
Altoona
Accounting
Rowing
So.
Mt. Pleasant, Pa.
Mt. Pleasant Area
Accounting
Rowing
Fr.
Ft. Thomas, Ken.
Highlands
Undeclared Arts
Rowing
Fr.
Valley View, Ohio
Trinity
Occupational Therapy
Rowing
So.
Hamburg, N.Y.
Hamburg
Physician Assistant
Rowing
Sr.
Latrobe, Pa.
Greater Latrobe
Nursing
Rowing
Sr.
Wheaton, Md.
Good Counsel
Kristy Pietrone
Rowing
Fr.
Pittsburgh, Pa.
North Catholic
Secondary Education Math
Rowing
So.
Clarksburg, Md.
Urbana
Integrated Marketing Communication
Maria Scinco
Rowing
So.
Scranton, Pa.
Bishop Hannan
International Relations
Desirae Smith
Rowing
Fr.
Egg Harbor City, N.J.
Holy Spirit
Rowing
So.
Bethlehem, Pa.
Bethlehem
Communication Studies
Track & Field
So.
Danville, Pa.
Danville
Physician Assistant
Track & Field
Fr.
Ligoner, Pa.
Ligoner Valley
Nursing
Track & Field
So.
Mayfield, Pa.
Lakeland
Secondary Education/Math
Track & Field
So.
Leechburg, Pa.
Kiski Area
Pre Pharmacy
Track & Field
So.
Renfrew, Pa.
Knoch
Athletic Training
Track & Field
Fr.
Pittsburgh, Pa.
Baldwin
Athletic Training
Track & Field
So.
Oakdale, Pa
West Allegheny
English
Track & Field
So.
Johnstown, Pa.
Westmont Hilltop
Public Relations/Advertising
Track & Field
Fr.
Fox Chapel, Pa.
Fox Chapel
Accounting
Track & Field
So.
Pittsburgh, Pa.
Vincentian Academy
Sports Marketing
Track & Field
Sr.
Altoona, Pa.
Altoona,
Elementary Education
Track & Field
So.
North Huntingdon, Pa.
Norwin
Sports Marketing
Track & Field
Sr.
Kingston, Jamaica
Campion College
Finance
Track & Field
Fr.
Canonsburg, Pa.
Peters Twp.
Undeclared Business
Track & Field
Fr.
Pittsburgh, Pa.
Baldwin
Sports Marketing
Track & Field
So.
North Huntingdon, Pa.
Norwin
History
Track & Field
So.
Canton, Ohio
Glen Oak
Occupational Therapy
Track & Field
So.
York, Pa.
Central York
Undeclared Arts
Track & Field
Sr.
Erie, Pa.
Mercyhurst Prep
Nursing
Track & Field
Sr.
Latrobe, Pa.
Greater Latrobe
Accounting
Track & Field
Jr.
Athens, Pa.
Athens
Sports Marketing
Track & Field
Fr.
Pittsburgh, Pa.
Montour
Pre Pharmacy
Rachel Moldovan
Track & Field
Fr.
Youngstown, Ohio
Kennedy Catholic
Physician Assistant
Track & Field
So.
Political Science
Track & Field
Fr.
Ambridge, Pa.
Ambridge
Undeclared Business
Track & Field
Sr.
Export, Pa.
Franklin Regional
Elementary Education
Track & Field
So.
Vandergrift, Pa.
Kiski Area
Physical Therapy
Track & Field
Sr.
Pittsburgh, Pa.
Brentwood
Athletic Training
Track & Field
Fr.
Dunmore, Pa.
Dunmore
Nursing
Track & Field
So.
Bradford Woods, Pa.
North Allegheny
Pre Pharmacy
Track & Field
Jr.
Murrysville, Pa.
Franklin Regional
Accounting
Elizabeth Sullivan
Track & Field
So.
Dubois, Pa.
Dubois
Athletic Training
Track & Field
Sr.
Naples, Fla.
Naples
Biochemistry
Track & Field
Sr.
Simsbury, Conn
Simsbury
Occupational Therapy
Track & Field
Jr.
Pittsburgh, Pa
Plum
English
Track & Field
Fr.
Mechanicsburg, Pa.
Cumberland
Physical Therapy
Track & Field
Fr.
Milton, Mass.
Xaverian
Chemistry
Track & Field
Fr.
Massapequa, N.Y.
Kellenberg Memorial
Speech Language
Track & Field
Fr.
Massapequa, N.Y.
Kellenberg Memorial
Speech Language
Track & Field
So.
Hermitage, Pa.
Hickory
Pre Pharmacy
Track & Field
Fr.
Mentor, Ohio
Lake Catholic
Elementary Education
Track & Field
Jr.
North Canton, Ohio
Glen Oak
Journalism
Track & Field
Sr.
North Canton, Ohio
Hoover
Spanish
Volleyball
Jr.
Westlake, Ohio
Magnificat
Occupational Therapy
Volleyball
So.
Manassas, Va.
Forest Park
Political Science
Volleyball
So.
Loveland, Ohio
Sycamore
Undeclared Business
Volleyball
Sr.
Lakeville, Ohio
West Holmes
Finance
Volleyball
Jr.
Kennerdell, Pa.
Cranberry
Pharmacy
Volleyball
So.
Imperial, Pa.
West Allegheny
Integrated Mrkt. Communication
Volleyball
So.
St. Mary's, Ohio
New Knoxville
Integrated Marketing Communication
W. Basketball
Fr.
Scottdale, Pa.
Southmoreland
Psychology
W. Basketball
Fr.
Pittsburgh, Pa.
Mt. Lebanon
Elementary Education
W. Basketball
Jr.
Gibsonia, Pa.
Ohio University
Elementary Education
W. Basketball
Fr.
Pittsburgh, Pa.
Upper St. Clair
Finance
W. Basketball
Altoona, Pa.
Altoona
General Business
W. Basketball
So.
Johnstown, Pa.
Conemaugh Valley
Biology-Physical Therapy
W. Basketball
Jr.
Export, Pa.
Miami University
Integrated Mrkt. Communication
W. Basketball
Jr.
Southampton, Pa.
Saint Basil Academy
Political Science
W. Soccer
Fr.
Erie, Pa.
Mercyhurst Prep
Sociology
W. Soccer
So.
South Williamsport, Pa
South Williamsport
Nursing
W. Soccer
Fr.
Old Bridge, N.J.
Old Bridge
Undeclared Business
W. Soccer
Sr.
Pittsburgh, Pa.
Chartiers Valley
Elementary Education
W. Soccer
Sr.
Marcellus, N.Y.
Marcellus
Marketing
W. Soccer
Jr.
Pittsburgh, Pa
Upper St. Clair
Biology/Physical Therapy
W. Soccer
Jr.
Westfield, Ohio
Walsh Jesuit
Occupational Therapy
W. Soccer
So.
Erie, Pa.
Mercyhurst Prep
Athletic Training
W. Soccer
Fr.
Flemington, N.J.
Hunterdon Central
Nursing
W. Soccer
Sr.
Langhorne, Pa.
Villa Joseph Marie
Corporate Communications
W. Soccer
Jr.
Cincinnati, Ohio
Mother of Mercy
Communicatfions Studies
W. Soccer
Sr.
Mt.Lebanon, Pa.
Mt. Lebanon
Multimedia
W. Soccer
Fr.
North Huntingdon, Pa
Greensburg Central Catholic
Pre Pharmacy
W. Soccer
So.
Brecksville, Ohio
Brecksville Broadview Heights
Public Relations/Advertising
W. Soccer
Fr.
Brecksville, Ohio
Holy Name
Biology
W. Swimming
Fr.
Galloway, N.J.
Holy Spirit
Secondary Education Math
W. Swimming
Fr.
Sioux Falls, S.D.
Lincoln
Undeclared Arts
W. Swimming
So.
Kenneth Square, Pa.
Unionville
Occupational Therapy
W. Swimming
Fr.
West Chester, Ohio
Lakota West
Undeclared Business
W. Swimming
Fr.
Barre, Mass.
Gardner
Health Mang. Systems
W. Swimming
Fr.
San Antonio, Texas
Douglas MacArthur
Nursing
W. Swimming
Imperial, Pa.
West Allegheny
Nursing
W. Swimming
Fr.
The Woodlands, Texas
The Woodlands
Pre Pharmacy
W. Swimming
Fr.
Titusville, Pa.
Titusville
Forensic Science and Law
W. Swimming
So.
McDonald, Pa.
West Allegheny
Integrated Marketing Communication
W. Swimming
So.
Charleston, W.Va.
Charleston Catholic
Nursing
W. Swimming
Jr.
Columbus, Ohio
St. Francis DeSales
Accounting
W. Swimming
Sr.
Monroeville, Pa.
Gateway
Accounting
W. Swimming
So.
The Woodlands, Texas
The Woodlands
Physical Therapy
W. Swimming
So.
Dover, N.H.
Dover
Occupational Therapy
W. Tennis
Sr.
East Amherst, N.Y.
Williamsville East
Information Systems Management
W. Tennis
So.
Wooster, Ohio
Wooster
Nursing
W. Tennis
Fr.
Perrysburg, Ohio
Notre Dame Academy
Undeclared Business
W. Tennis
Jr.
Canfield, Ohio
Canfield
Political Science
W. Tennis
Fr.
Great Yarmouth, Norfolk, U.K.
Sports Marketing
W. Tennis
Sr.
Swindon, Wiltshire, U.K.
Swindon
Sports Marketing
W. Track
Fr.
Canonsburg, Pa.
Peters Twp.
Undeclared Business
Wrestling
Sr.
Pittsburgh, Pa.
Fox Chapel
Finance
Wrestling
Fr.
Shippensburg, Pa.
Cumberland Valley
Political Science
Wrestling
Fr.
Apollo, Pa.
Kiski Area
Sports Marketing
Wrestling
So.
Lewistown, Pa.
Lewistown
Athletic Training
Bill Loeffler
Wrestling
So.
Psychology
Wrestling
Sr.
Tonawanda, N.Y.
Canisius
Physician Assistant
Wrestling
So.
Shoemakersville, Pa.
Reading Central Catholic
Biology
Wrestling
Fr.
Monroeville, Pa.
Gateway
Business and Law
XC & Track
Jr.
North Huntingdon, Pa.
Norwin
Biology
XC & Track
Jr.
Pittsburgh, Pa.
Baldwin
Leadership and Change Management
XC & Track
Jr.
Cockeysville, Md.
Dulaney
Integrated Marketing Communication
XC & Track
Fr.
Millersville, Pa
Penn Manor
Physical Therapy
XC & Track
Fr.
Johnstown, Pa.
Bishop McCort
Biochemistry
XC & Track
Sr.
Moon Township, Pa.
Moon
Reading and Language Arts
XC & Track
Jr.
Harrisburg, Pa.
Central Dauphin East
Biology Physical Therapy
XC & Track
Fr.
Greensburg, Pa.
Greater Latrobe
Legal Studies
XC & Track
Sr.
Macungie, Pa.
Emmaus
Sports Marketing
XC & Track
Jr.
Saxonburg, Pa.
Knoch
Chemistry
XC & Track
Jr.
Sarver, Pa.
Freeport
Accounting
XC & Track
Fr.
Solon, Ohio
Solon
Health Sciences
XC & Track
Sr.
Freeport, Pa.
Freeport
Political Science
XC & Track
So.
Erie, Pa.
Mercyhurst Prep
Undeclared Business
David Vaccarello
XC & Track
Fr.
Gibsonia, Pa.
Pine-Richland
Chemistry
XC & Track
So.
Pittsburgh, Pa.
Central Catholic
Pre Pharmacy
XC & Track
Fr.
Ellwood City, Pa.
Ellwood City
Elementary Education
XC & Track
So.
Orefield, Pa.
Parkland
Physical Therapy
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