2008-09 Awards and Honors

University Honors

2008-09 USCAA Director's Cup

Team Honors

Men's Basketball

  • Placed fourth USCAA National Tournament

Men's Cross Country

  • Placed second USCAA National Tournament

Softball

  • Placed fifth USCAA National Tournament

Volleyball

  • Placed third USCAA National Tournament

Women's Basketball

  • Placed second USCAA National Tournament

Women's Cross Country

  • Placed second USCAA National Tournament

Women's Soccer

  • USCAA National Champions

Individual Honors

Baxter, AbigailSoftball

  • USCAA All-American
  • USCAA Academic All-American

Belmont, ShaneMen's Soccer

  • USCAA Honorable Mention All-American

Burningham, BenFootball

  • NAIA All-Independent First Team
  • NAIA Preseason All-Independent First Team

Burningham, HollyWomen's Cross Country

  • USCAA Academic All-American

Call, CandaceWomen's Soccer

  • USCAA Academic All-American

Card, Tyler—Football

  • NAIA Preseason All-Independent First Team

Davis, ErinWomen's Basketball

  • USCAA Academic All-American

Davis, LoganMen's Cross Country

  • USCAA Academic All-American

Deniz, NichFootball

  • NAIA All-Independent First Team

Dixon, TriciaWomen's Basketball

  • USCAA All-Tournament Team
  • USCAA All-American
  • USCAA Academic All-American

Evans, CoryMen's Basketball

  • USCAA Academic All-American

Fisher, AbbieSoftball

  • USCAA All-American

Gonzalez, BridgetWomen's Cross Country

  • USCAA All-American

Guymon, MelaneeWomen's Soccer

  • USCAA National Tournament MVP
  • USCAA All-Tournament Team
  • USCAA All-American
  • USCAA Player of the Week 10-26-2008

Hadfield, Marc—Football

  • NAIA Preseason All-Independent First Team

Hamilton, AlisonVolleyball

  • USCAA All-American
  • USCAA All-Tournament Team

Hansen, Pete—Wrestling

  • NCWA All-American

Haws, DavidMen's Soccer

  • USCAA Academic All-American

Hendrix, Jawan—Football

  • NAIA Preseason All-Independent Second Team

Hiatt, TirellFootball

  • NAIA All-Independent First Team
  • NAIA Preseason All-Independent Second Team
  • NAIA Honorable Mention All-American 

Hirt, SpencerMen's Cross Country

  • USCAA All-American

Holt, J.J.Men's Basketball

  • USCAA All-American

Houchens, JesseMen's Cross Country

  • USCAA Academic All-American

Huch, Devin—Football

  • NAIA Preseason All-Independent First Team

Johnson, Arianne—Women's Soccer

  • USCAA Player of the Week 10-26-2008

Johnson, JakeBaseball

  • USCAA All-American

Johnson, JasminWomen's Basketball

  • USCAA Academic All-American

Krebs, AlisonSoftball/Volleyball

  • USCAA Academic All-American (Softball)
  • USCAA Academic All-American (Volleyball)

Law, LindsaySoftball

  • USCAA Academic All-American

McClain, GregMen's Soccer

  • USCAA Honorable Mention All-American

Meyer, Tim—Football

  • NAIA Preseason All-Independent Second Team

Morrison, AlissaVolleyball

  • USCAA Honorable Mention All-American

Nagle, TamaraWomen's Soccer

  • USCAA Honorable Mention All-American
  • USCAA All-Tournament Team

Nelson, Kate—Volleyball

  • VaSID Academic All-State

Otto, AmandaSoftball

  • USCAA All-American

Owens, SheaFootball

  • NAIA All-Independent First Team
  • NAIA Preseason All-Independent First Team

Pendleton, BryceMen's Basketball

  • USCAA All-Tournament Team
  • USCAA Honorable Mention All-American
  • USCAA Academic All-American
  • ESPN The Magazine/CoSIDA Academic All-District First Team
  • ESPN The Magazine/CoSIDA Academic All-American Second Team

Petty, BrettFootball

  • NAIA All-Independent First Team

Richmond, Conorie—Football

  • NAIA All-Independent Second Team

Rose, PeterWrestling

  • NCWA National Champion
  • VASID All-State Team
  • NCWA All-American

Schultz, LeilaWomen's Cross Country

  • USCAA Academic All-American

Scott-Messman, JessicaWomen's Soccer

  • USCAA Academic All-American

Septon, SonjaSoftball

  • USCAA Academic All-American

Smith, GeorgiWomen's Soccer

  • USCAA Academic All-American

Stephens, ChloeSoftball

  • USCAA Honorable Mention All-American

Sumsion, SamanthaVolleyball

  • USCAA Honorable Mention All-American

Taylor, LukeFootball

  • NAIA Independent Player of the Year
  • NAIA All-Independent First Team
  • NAIA Preseason All-Independent First Team

Tuttle, SkylerMen's Soccer

  • USCAA Academic All-American

Watkin, WhitniWomen's Soccer

  • USCAA Academic All-American

Wellendorf, JoelMen's Cross Country

  • USCAA Academic All-American

Wellendorf, PaigeWomen's Cross Country

  • USCAA Academic All-American

White, BrendanMen's Cross Country

  • USCAA Academic All-American

Woolston-Montagna, CourtneyWomen's Soccer

  • USCAA All-American
  • USCAA All-Tournament Team
  • USCAA Academic All-American
  • USCAA Player of the Week 9-18-2008

Athletic Organizations

NAIA—National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics

NCWA—National Collegiate Wrestling Association

USCAA—United States Collegiate Athletic Association*

VaSID—Virginia Sports Information Directors

*National Small College Athletic Association (NSCAA) became United States Collegiate Athletic Association (USCAA) in June 2001