Game Day

January 6th, 2011
In January, former field hockey and lacrosse player Lisa Caputo '86 was one of six former student-athletes to earn the 2011 NCAA Silver Anniversary Award, one of the organization's highest honors.... Penn State football coach Joe Paterno '50 recorded his 400th career victory on November 6, with a 35–21 win over Northwestern.... Midfielder Jeff Larentowicz '05 won the Major League Soccer Cup in November when his Colorado Rapids squad defeated FC Dallas, 2–1.... In early December, the women's basketball team posted a stunning 56–50 victory over the Florida Gators behind fifteen points from Sheila Dixon '13.... The Cincinnati Bengals added James Develin '10 to its practice squad on November 30.... Goaltender Yann Danis '04 was named to ECAC Hockey's All-Time Top 50 players as part of the league's fiftieth-anniversary celebration.... Offensive lineman and business economics concentrator Patrick Conroy '11 was named to the 2010 ESPN First Team Academic All-America football team; Conroy and wide receiver and American history concentrator Nathan Lovett '12 were both selected to the Academic All-District team.... Women's volleyball player and development studies concentrator Brianna Williamson '11 was selected to the ESPN Academic All-District second team.... Ten student-athletes were named to the Ivy League's fall Academic All-Ivy team.



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