LEWISBURG, Pa. – The Bucknell women's water polo team had 12 student-athletes earn All-Academic Awards from the Association of Collegiate Water Polo Coaches. In addition, the Bison ranked 24th nationally among water polo teams in cumulative grade-point average with a combined 3.24.

More than 500 student-athletes were recognized in three levels: 3.20 to 3.40 (Excellent), 3.41 to 3.70 (Superior) and 3.71 to 4.0 (Outstanding). Bucknell had five players place in the Superior category and five in the Excellent grouping.

Three Bison honorees – Haley Derrod, Tegan Stanbach, Julia Ulrich - were seniors in 2017. The remaining nine – Colleen Barron, Marta Considine, Arianne Evans, Manuela Herrera, Shyla Lintz, Hayley Pogue, Gigi Rojahn, Eliza Romeyn, Savannah Weaver – will return to Kinney Natatorium in 2018.

Bucknell Women's Water Polo Players on ACWPC All-Academic Team
Gigi Rojahn (Outstanding)
Hayley Pogue (Outstanding)
Arianne Evans (Superior)
Colleen Barron (Superior)
Julia Ulrich (Superior)
Manuela Herrera (Superior)
Savannah Weaver (Superior)
Eliza Romeyn (Excellent)
Haley Derrod (Excellent)
Marta Considine (Excellent)
Shyla Lintz (Excellent)
Tegan Stanbach (Excellent)