NEWBURGH – Prior to its Fall and Winter Senior Celebration last Tuesday night, the Mount Saint Mary College Athletic Department welcomed 21 student-athletes into Chi Alpha Sigma, New York Alpha Si Chapter.
Chi Alpha Sigma was established to recognize college student-athletes who excel in both the classroom and the field of play.
Chi Alpha Sigma recognizes student-athletes who receive a varsity letter in their sport, achieve junior academic standing or higher after their fifth full-time semester and earn a 3.4 or better cumulative grade point average.
Selection for membership into Chi Alpha Sigma is by an athletic department designee in consultation with the student-athlete’s head coach and is based on outstanding scholarship, earned athletic letter and excellent character and citizenship.
In its first class, inducted in 2020, the Mount welcomes 48 student-athletes covering 20 of its 21 varsity sports. The 2021 class represents nine varsity sports with Women’s Basketball leading the way with five inductees. Softball and Women’s Soccer each inducted three student-athletes with Baseball, Men’s Golf, Women’s Tennis and Women’s Volleyball each inducting two. Cheerleading and Women’s Lacrosse both had one student-athletes inducted on Tuesday.
Baseball Anthony Caminitti
Baseball Anthony Franco
Men’s Golf James Cunningham
Men’s Golf Patrick Shea
Women’s Basketball Lauren Desrats
Women’s Basketball Annie Keenan
Women’s Basketball Julia Lavin
Women’s Basketball Toriana Tabasco
Women’s Basketball Cameron Villanueva
Cheerleading Julia Hardt
Women’s Lacrosse Anne Dolan
Softball Jessica Ehret
Softball Christen Hansen
Softball Nicole Rosner
Women’s Soccer Nikki Carter
Women’s Soccer Julia DeSantis
Women’s Soccer Lauren Engel
Women’s Tennis Julia Loda
Women’s Tennis Katie Murray
Women’s Volleyball Alyssa Barbara
Women’s Volleyball Jenny Picarillo