Gymnasts Honored With ECAC Awards

(photo by Alexandra Schmeling)
(photo by Alexandra Schmeling)

NEW HAVEN, Conn. -- Nine members of the Yale gymnastics team have been named to the ECAC All-Academic Team for their work in the classroom.  In order to recieve this honor, each gymnast must maintain a GPA of 3.2 or higher.

Yale's nine honorees are seniors Maren Hopkins, Ashley O'Connor and Tabitha Tay, juniors Brianna Chrisman, Joyce Li and Morgan Traina, sophomores Camilla Opperman and Brittany Sooksengdao, and freshman Tatiana Winkelman.

Yale has had seven gymnasts qualify for the 2014 USAG Collegiate National Championships, which begins on Friday, April 11 at Brown University.

Report filed by Lyon Van Voorhis '15, Yale Sports Publicity