Women’s Bowling, 10 Ravens Earn NTCA All-Academic Honors

Women’s Bowling, 10 Ravens Earn NTCA All-Academic Honors

RINDGE, N.H. (July 7, 2017)  The Franklin Pierce University women's bowling team has received some academic honors from the National Tenpin Coaches Association (NTCA) it was announced last week.

As a team, the Crimson and Grey were one of 36 programs that earned the NTCA Academic Team Award. Annually, the NTCA recognizes programs that have excelled in the classroom. To be recognized, a program must have a cumulative GPA of 3.2 or higher for the academic school year. The Ravens excelled in the classroom with a 3.294 GPA.

TO VIEW THE ACADEMIC TEAM AWARD WINNERS PLEASE CLICK HERE.

The NTCA also hands out Individual Awards to student athletes who have excelled in the classroom. To be recognized, a student athlete must have a cumulative GPA of 3.4 or higher for the academic school year. This year there are 229 honorees, representing 50 NCAA programs. The Raven honorees are…

Freshman Alexa Asta (Jackson, N.J.) – Communications

Sophomore Meggin Brooks (Rotterdam, N.Y.) – Biology

Junior Jessica Davies (Cape Coral, Fla.) – Marketing

Junior Rachel DesRuisseaux (Goffstown, N.H.) – Business

Freshman Jenna Harrington (Barneveld, N.Y.) – Psychology

Junior Brittany Hovan (Paramus, N.J.) – Biology

Senior Colleen Kelly (Quincy, Mass.) – Business

Junior Jessica Marcure (Attleboro, Mass.) – Education

Freshman Krysta Peirce (Lenox, Mich.) – Marketing

Freshman Sophia Venezia (Bethpage, N.Y.) – Communications

TO VIEW THE ACADEMIC INDIVIDUAL AWARD WINNERS PLEASE CLICK HERE.

For more information on Franklin Pierce Athletics, please visit the official website of Franklin Pierce Athletics (http://athletics.franklinpierce.edu). Also be sure to follow the Ravens through the Department of Athletics' official Facebook page (http://www.facebook.com/FranklinPierceRavens), its YouTube channel (http://www.youtube.com/franklinpiercesports) and its Twitter feed (http://twitter.com/FPUathletics). Fans wishing to purchase Franklin Pierce bowling apparel can do so at the Department of Athletics' online store (http://athletics.franklinpierce.edu/store).