Wheaton Student-Athletes Well Represented At Honors Convocation Awards Ceremony
Jensen named Linda F.
Epstein Award winner
NORTON, Mass. – The Wheaton College Athletics Department was well represented at the College’s Honors Convocation Awards Ceremony last week on Thursday, May 2 as eight-student athletes and one department representative earned awards.
Senior Eric Jensen (Gorham, N.H./Gorham) of the baseball team garnered the Jean Mulcahy Keefe ’44 Prize in Economics and the Linda F. Epstein ’82 Award. Jensen received the Linda F. Epstein ’82 Award for embodying respect for and commitment to the traditions of Wheaton College in the achievement of academic excellence and dedicated performance in athletics.
David LeBlanc ’13, who recently earned the Claudia Friese Special Recognition Award which recognizes behind-the-scenes dedication to the athletic program, collected the Sally Gale Gilman Award. LeBlanc served the Wheaton College Athletics Department as the mascot at various home events, community service projects and Wheaton events on campus for four years.
The following student-athletes also received Honors Convocation Awards:
Christina Cannon ’13, Women’s Volleyball
Mariam F. Carpenter Prize in
Kristen Palmer ’13, Women’s Lacrosse
Clinton V. MacCoy Prize in
Ann Marie Brasacchio ’16, Synchronized Swimming
CRC Press, Inc. Freshman
Chemistry Achievement Award
Matthew Sexton ’14, Men’s Swimming & Diving
Undergraduate Award in
Dennis Scarpa ’13, Men’s Tennis
Catherine Filene Prize in
Caroline Isaacs ’13, Women’s Swimming & Diving
Banning-Ford Prize in
Tia Weise ’16, Women’s Soccer
Consulate General of the Federal Republic of Germany Award