Georgian Court University Announces Chi Alpha Sigma Class of 2018

Georgian Court University Announces Chi Alpha Sigma Class of 2018

Courtesy of Georgian Court University Athletics

LAKEWOOD, N.J. (April 12, 2018) -- The Class of 2018 has been announced as 22 Georgian Court University student-athletes have earned selection into the prestigious New Jersey Iota Chapter of Chi Alpha Sigma.

This year's class includes: Nijiera AddisonMalawi AllenNicole BarbellaJacqueline CoulahanSamantha FernandezWilliam GreenMolly JacksonBreanna KeelanShannon KellyShannon KingstonMorgan LaDucaAmber Neumann, Brandon RazlerKaitlyn Salisbury, Arturo SanchezJessica SipiliDana SobelCarolyn StantonJaclynn SweeneyStephanie Torrence, Cassandra Varvaro and Ryder Verdoni.

Georgian Court women's soccer and basketball alum, and fellow Chi Alpha Sigma inductee, Elizabeth Lawler '14, served as the event's featured guest speaker while 2017 inductee Lisa Milburn of the women's lacrosse squad shared some words of wisdom with this year's class.

All 2018 graduating members, which include: Allen, Taylor BauerbandTyler Chamra, Coulahan, Rosa FranzeGustavo GomezJessica Handsaker, Tiffani KipilaLizzy Kroon, LaDuca, Julia MartonePatrick ParrKelly Poltorak, Sobel, Xena Valenzuela, Varvaro, and Nikola Vujovic were presented Chi Alpha Sigma commemorative cords to wear with their caps and gowns during next month's commencement ceremony.  

The National College Athlete Honor Society was founded at DePauw University, Greencastle, Indiana, on May 17, 1996, as a student-athlete honor society for the recognition of high academic achievers and sport letter-winners at the collegiate level.
Chi Alpha Sigma was established to recognize college student athletes who earn a varsity letter in at least one sport while maintaining a 3.4 or higher cumulative GPA throughout their junior and senior years. The governing board represents all levels of competition in the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA).

The Central Atlantic Collegiate Conference is an NCAA Division II Conference composed of 14 institutions in Connecticut, Delaware, New Jersey, New York, and Pennsylvania. The member institutions are Bloomfield College, Caldwell University, Chestnut Hill College, Concordia (N.Y.) College, Dominican (N.Y.) College, Felician University, Georgian Court University, Goldey-Beacom College, Holy Family University, Jefferson (Philadelphia University + Thomas Jefferson University), Nyack College, Post University of Waterbury, University of the Sciences, and Wilmington University.