Ten Bulldogs Honored With Fall Academic All-Ivy League Selection

Dec. 3, 2008

NEW HAVEN, Conn. - Ten Yale student-athletes were honored as the Ivy League released its list of those selected for Academic All-Ivy recognition in fall sports Wednesday. To be eligible, student-athletes had to be starters or key reserves on an officially recognized varsity team with 3.0 or better cumulative grade point averages. Each institution nominated five men and women from its eligible student-athletes.

Yale University

Name

Year

Hometown

Casey Gerald

Sr.

Dallas, Texas

Football

Rhodes Scholar finalist; Honorable mention All-Ivy; Jerry Nason Award (senior achievement) recipient

Max Rhodes

Sr.

Norman, Okla.

Men's Soccer

Started eight of 14 games; had one goal and an assist in 2008

John Hinkle

Sr.

Shelbyville, Ky.

Men's Cross Country

Finished 67th at NCAA Northeast Regional; 40th at HEPS

Kyle Hawari

Sr.

Plano, Texas

Football

First-team Academic All-America; First-team All-Ivy

Shebby Swett

Sr.

Bow, N.H.

Football

Scored one touchdown on the year while being utilized primarily as a blocker

Kristen Wilk

Sr.

Hinsdale, Ill.

Volleyball

495 career kills; started in eight of 14 matches played in 2008

Maggie Westfal

Sr.

New Canaan, Conn.

Women's Soccer

First-team All-Ivy; NEWISA Senior Bowl selection

Natalia Mann

Sr.

Chevy Chase, Md.

Women's Soccer

Started every game of career (70); one goal and two assists in 2008

Bevin Peters

Sr.

Seattle, Wash.

Women's Cross Country

42nd at 2008 HEPS; 38th place at NCAA Northeast Regional

Ali Rotondo

Sr.

Greenville, N.C.

Field Hockey

Started 15 of 17 games in 2008, scoring one goal and contributing one assist