July 17, 2003

COLUMBUS, Ohio – The 2nd annual American Lacrosse Conference Academic Honor Roll, noting academic excellence by student-athletes for the 2002-03 school year, contains 107 student-athletes as announced by Commissioner Peggy Pruitt. ALC regular-season champion Ohio State had 19 student-athletes named to the squad, as did Penn State and Vanderbilt. Student-athletes who maintained a GPA of 3.0 or better during the 2002-03 were eligible for the Honor Roll. Appearing on the list are six members of the ALC All-Conference first team, including ALC Rookie of the Year KC Carter (Fr., Birchrunville, Pa.) from Ohio State. Eleven members of the ALC All-Conference second team also appear on the team.

The Ohio State Student-Athlete members of the 2002 ALC Academic Honor Roll appear below:

Allie Benson, Attack, Fr., Cockeysville, Md.
Taryn Bowen, Goalie, Jr., Columbus, Ohio
Tracey Bounds, Attack, Sr., Ellicott City, Md.
KC Carter, Middle, Fr., Birchrunville, Pa
Kim Hastings, Goalie, Fr., Sewickley, Pa.
Noemi Hites, Attack, Jr., Pleasanton, Calif.
Mindy Kittle, Middle, Fr., Hockessin, Del.
Jodi Kurylo, Defense, Jr., Ringoes, N.J.
Kimberly Lowe, Defense, Sr., Philadelphia, Pa.
Alicia McClure, Defense, Fr., Hatboro, Pa.
Molly McLaughlin, Attack, Jr., Towson, Md.
Alicia Meredith, Middle, Fr., Prospect, Ky.
Emily Rosen, Defense, Fr., Baltimore, Md.
Melissa Sands, Attack, So., Fallston, Md.
Libby Schmehling, Defense, So., Ellicott City, Md.
Megan Stickler, Middle, So., Hudson, Ohio
Amy Tulk, Middle, Jr., West Chester, Pa.
Alexia Vogler, Middle, Sr., Ellicott City, Md.
Caroline Weatherill, Attack, Jr., Malvern, Pa.

Note: class rank based on the 2002-03 season.