Bethany Places 46 on Presidents’ Athletic Conference Honor Roll

Bethany Places 46 on Presidents’ Athletic Conference Honor Roll

Greenville, Pa - Bethany College featured 46 student-athletes on the Presidents' Athletic Conference (PAC) 2019 Spring Academic Honor Roll announced the league office.

Leading the way for Bethany were the women's basketball team and baseball team, who placed seven student-athletes each. Women's track and field and men's tennis were next with six student-athletes each, followed by softball (5), men's lacrosse (3), women's lacrosse (3), men's track and field (3), men's swimming and diving (2), and women's swimming and diving (2). Men's basketball and men's golf rounded out the spring sports with one apiece.

The PAC Academic Honor Roll recognizes student-athletes on varsity sports teams who have earned a grade-point average (GPA) of 3.6 or higher on a 4.0 scale during their semester of competition.

Last year, a combined total of 1,097 PAC student-athletes were recognized on the PAC Academic Honor Rolls (528 fall, 569 spring).

Grove City College led the nine full-time league schools with 81 student-athletes earning PAC Spring Academic Honor Roll recognition. Saint Vincent College was next with 73 and was followed by Chatham University (66), Washington & Jefferson College (64), Waynesburg University (63), Thiel College (60), Westminster College (59), Geneva College (52) and Bethany College (46).


Below is a list of the Bethany student-athletes who earned recognition from the PAC.

Please note the following designations: (1) = First Team; (2) = Second Team; (H) = Honorable Mention; (S) = Sportsmanship Team selection


Name Yr. Major(s) Sport(s) Hometown | High School

Paige Allen Fr. Psychology/Criminal Justice SOFT Avella, Pa. | Avella

Ryan Anselmino 2 Jr. Biology BASE North Huntingdon, Pa. | Serra Catholic

Drake Berlin 2 Sr. History/Education MTEN Washington Court House, Ohio | Washington

Daniel Booth Sr. Communications and Media Arts MTEN Manchester, England | Pynton

Francesca Capaldi Sr. Education/Special Education (Autism) SOFT Steubenville, Ohio | Catholic Central

Antonio Caputo Fr. Biology (Pre-Med) MLAX Elmont, N.Y. | Sewanhaka

Grace Chambers 2 Fr. Communications WTF (I-O) Uniontown, Pa. | Laurel Highlands

Kayla Dinsmore H Jr. Sports Management SOFT Beavercreek, Ohio | Beavercreek

Trinity Dixon H Fr. Psychology/Social Work/Visual Arts WLAX Bowie, Md. | Bishop McNanmara

Chandler Dunn So. Computer Science MLAX Benwood, W.Va. | John Marshall

Ben Fedoush Fr. Chemistry MTF (I-O) Weirton, W. Va. | Weir

Emily Folk H Sr. Sports Management/Economics SOFT Hagerstown, Md. | North Hagerstown

Leighanna Frantz H,S Sr. Psychology (Scientific emphasis)/German/Chemistry WTF (I-O) East Liverpool, Ohio | East Liverpool

Dylan Furlong Fr. Biology MBB Norwalk, Ohio | St. Paul

Haylie Glass So. Elementary Education (Special Education) WBB Mercer, Pa. | Mercer

Issiah Gossett Fr. Visual Arts MTF (I-O) Parkersburg, W. Va. | Parkersburg

Torban Grether So. International Business MTEN Rheinfelden, Germany | Georg-Buchner

Laci Growe Fr. Physical Education/Special Education WSD/WTF (O) Wellsville, Ohio | Southern Local

Dearra Harrison Fr. Undecided WLAX Baltimore, Md. | Dunbar

Alyssa Hill Sr. Spanish/History WLAX Buckhannon, W. Va. | Buckhannon-Upshur

Jacob Horning So. Cyber Security BASE Stow, Ohio | Saint Vincent-Saint Mary

Christian Kampas So. Physical Education BASE Elizabeth, Pa. | Elizabeth Forward

Marcus Kozloff So. Chemistry MGLF McKean, Pa. | General McLane

Taylor Large S Sr. Accounting/Spanish WBB Hopwood, Pa. | Laurel Highlands

Josh Lonero S Sr. Communications and Media Arts/Spanish BASE Trafford, Pa. | Penn-Trafford

Samantha Maidens So. Physical Education/Special Education WTF (I-O) St. Mary's, W. Va. | St. Mary's

Kelsie Meintel 2 Fr. Psychology/Criminal Justice WBB Moundsville, W. Va. | Cameron

Nick Melita So. Psychology/Criminal Justice MLAX Fredericksburg, Va. | Massaponax

Jessica Moore Fr. Sports Management WTF (I-O) Stewartstown, Pa. | Kennard-Dale

Skyler Myers Fr. English (Secondary Education) WBB Vermilion, Ohio | Vermilion

Jennifer Oberthur 1 Fr. Biochemistry/Zoology SOFT Indianapolis, Ind. | Park Tudor

Jay O'Donnell Sr. Sports Management MTEN Cardiff, Wales | Radyr Comprehensive

Allison Paxton Fr. Elementary Education (Special Education) WTF (I-O) Canonsburg, Pa. | Canon-McMillan

Kevin Pollock Fr. Biology BASE Meadville, Pa. | Sharpsville

Amanda Reynolds Fr. Chemistry WBB Sistersville, W. Va. | Tyler Consolidated

Sammy Seymour Jr. Social Work/Special Education WTF (I) Dover, N.H. | Dover

Cameron Schaub Fr. Finance BASE McDonald, Pa. | Fort Cherry

Mershawn Smith Jr. Psychology MTF (I) Columbus, Ohio | Independence

David Thomas Fr. Undecided MSD/MTF (I-O) Waterbury, Conn. | Ida S. Baker

Rhone Thrash 1 Sr. Psychology (Pre-Therapy) MTEN Parkersburg, W. Va. | Parkersburg

Mark Tichenor S Sr. Psychology (Pre-Therapy) MSD Pittsburgh, Pa. | Brentwood

Raj Vijayarajah H So. Psychology MTEN London, England | Mayfield

Courtney Walker Fr. Bio-Chemistry WBB Moundsville, W. Va. | Cameron

Micakleen Webster S Fr. Undecided WSD Moon Township, Pa. | Moon

Samantha Weiss 2 Sr. Marketing/Finance WBB Taylorstown, Pa. | McGuffey

Ethan Young So. Pre-Engineering/Spanish BASE McMurray, Pa. | Peters Township