Seven UMBC Student-Athletes Named AE Presidential Scholar-Athletes

UMBC's seven America East Presidential Scholars (from l to r): Allison Atkinson, Molly Meka, Brooke St. Martin, Joe Sherburne, Kira Morgan, Courtney Mattson, and Gabrielle Boehmer
UMBC's seven America East Presidential Scholars (from l to r): Allison Atkinson, Molly Meka, Brooke St. Martin, Joe Sherburne, Kira Morgan, Courtney Mattson, and Gabrielle Boehmer

BOSTON – A conference-high 77 America East student-athletes have been named America East Presidential Scholar-Athletes for their outstanding academic achievements throughout their collegiate careers. The award recognizes graduating student-athletes who compiled a cumulative GPA of 3.75 or higher as an undergraduate student and graduated this spring.

Seven UMBC student-athletes are among that 77 that have been recognized, including four from the women's swimming and diving squad. 

In addition to registering a 3.75 GPA for their college career, honored student-athletes must have received their undergraduate degree in the academic year they are honored and have attended their institution for a minimum of two years.

UMBC

Allison Atkinson

Biology

3.88

Women's Swimming and Diving

 Presidential

Gabrielle Boehmer

Mathematics

3.78

Women's Soccer

 Scholars

Courtney Mattson

Biology

3.77

Women's Cross Country, Track and Field

 

Molly Meka

Psychology

3.80

Women's Swimming and Diving

 

Kira Morgan

Psychology

3.79

Women's Swimming and Diving

 

Joseph Sherburne

Financial Economics

4.00

Men's Basketball

 

Brooke St. Martin

Psychology

3.81

Women's Swimming and Diving