May 24, 2007
LOS ANGELES, Calif. - Five Lions were named National Scholar-Athletes by the Collegiate Rowing Coaches Association. Jill Austin, Amy Guion, Kathryn Holzberger, Kathryn Maloney and Becky Nolan were honored for their accomplishments in the classroom and on the water. All five athletes have cumulative GPAs of 3.5 or higher for their career.
Austin, a junior, has a 3.71 GPA as a Communication Studies major. Sophomore coxswain Guion has a team-high 3.92 ERA and is a Natural Science major. Holzberger is also a Natural Science major and has a 3.61 GPA. Maloney has a 3.54 GPA as a Business Administration major, and Nolan has a 3.69 GPA and is a Biochemistry major.
The following are the requirements to be named a Scholar-Athlete:
Austin and Maloney are members of LMU's lightweight 8 boat that will compete at the IRA National championships on May 21-June 2 in Cherry Hill, NJ.
- GO LIONS! -