FOREST, Va. — The Old Dominion Athletic Conference announced today that 42 Sweet Briar student-athletes have been named to the 2017-18 ODAC All-Academic Team.
Eligible student-athletes boasted a 3.25 cumulative grade point average for the 2017-18 academic year, while participating in at least one of the 24 ODAC-sponsored sports. Only Sweet Briar student-athletes participating in ODAC play were eligible for recognition.
A total of 1,994 student-athletes were recognized by the ODAC from 14 full-time members, plus swimming student-athletes from Ferrum and Greensboro.
Sweet Briar equestrian boasted the largest number of recipients on the Sweet Briar campus, with 18 riders making the list.
Five two-sport student-athletes from Sweet Briar were recognized by the conference office: Marina Biel (Sr., Palmyra, Va., Equestrian/Golf), Ruth Lechner (Fy., Baltimore, Md., Soccer/Tennis), Meagan Phister (So., Moneta, Va., Golf/Soccer), Caroline Thomas (Jr., Appomattox, Va., Soccer/Swimming) and Lacey Tucker (So., Swansboro, N.C., Soccer/Tennis).
2017-18 ODAC All-Academic Team | Sweet Briar College