Bucknell Places 266 Student-Athletes on University's 2012 Spring Semester Dean's List and 269 on Patriot League Academic Honor Roll
31 Bison Post Perfect 4.0 GPAs
Bella, Bettner, Canfield, Cavanaugh, Tolli and Waksmunski Lead Bison with 4.0 GPA
Brandstadt 11th Midway through Decathlon
Brandstadt 11th Midway through Decathlon
Seven Bison Patriot League Champions to Compete in Princeton
**Ranks third at Bucknell in discus (152-11); Ranks sixth in indoor (43-3 ¼) and seventh in outdoor (43-5 ¾) shot put.** 2010-11: [Indoors] Earned Second Team All-Patriot League honors with a second-place finish in the shot put ... mark of 43-3 ¼ was behind only teammate Sarah Bella ... mark was also a career best and ranks sixth all-time at Bucknell ... earned top-five finishes in the shot put in six of seven meets ... also competed in the weight throw ... recorded a season-best weight throw mark of 43-6 at the Bison Opener ... [Outdoors] Earned Second Team All-Patriot League honors again with silver medals in the shot put (43-5 ¾) and discus (152-11) ... both marks were career bests and rank among the top 10 in program history ... also threw a career-best 139-0 in the hammer to place 11th at the league meet ... finished 16th in the discus (139-0) at the ECAC Championships ... won the shot put and discus and placed third in the hammer at the Bloomsburg Open ... has placed among the top three in all three events at Bloomsburg for each of the last two years ... also opened the spring with a win in the discus (133-4) at the Towson Invitational ... 2009-10: [Indoors] Placed fourth (37-10 ½) in the shot put and fifth in the weight throw (44-0) at the Gulden Relays ... weight throw mark was a season-best ... competed in both events at the Patriot League Championships, throwing 37-6 in the shot put and 41-10 ¼ in the weight throw ... threw a season-best 41-0 ¼ in the shot put at the Penn State Invitational, placing 16th ... [Outdoors] Won the discus at the Patriot League Championships, throwing 141-4 for First Team honors ... also scored in the shot put with a sixth-place throw of 38-7 ¾ ... finished 11th in the discus at the ECAC Championships (138-0) ... recorded the then-sixth-best discus throw in program history (147-1) at the Bison Outdoor Classic, finishing second at the meet ... at the Bloomsburg Invitational, won the discus (139-5), took second in the shot put (36-2 ¾) and placed third in the hammer throw (128-11) ... 2008-09: [Indoors] Placed sixth (40-9) in shot put at the Patriot League Championships ... also finished 16th (40-9 ¾) in the weight throw at the meet ... took third in the shot put (38-8 ¾) and fourth in the weight throw (40-0) at the Gulden Relays ... threw a season-best 40-11 in the shot put at the Bison Open & Multi, earning fourth ... [Outdoors] Placed fourth in the discus at the Patriot League Championships with a throw of 129-8 ... also scored in the shot put with a sixth-place throw of 41-7 ¾ ... also competed in the hammer and javelin at the PL Championships ... recorded a season-best discus throw of 135-0 at the Bison Outdoor Classic ... took sixth in the hammer (126-0) and javelin (111-6) at the Maryland Invitational ... finished among the top eight in all four throwing events - shot put, discus, javelin and hammer - at the Bucknell Team Challenge ... Personal: Parents are Rosemary and Joseph Misko ... has a sister, Rachel, who is a sophomore with Bucknell field hockey ... lettered four years in field hockey and spring track and field, twice in winter track & field and once in basketball ... Group 1 state indoor relay record holder ... named First Team All-County and All-Area ... also a Second Team All-Group 2 selection ... team MVP ... also named First Team All-Conference, All-County and All-North Jersey in field hockey ... selected to First Team All-Morris County and All-State Group II by the Star Ledger and First Team All-Daily Record in field hockey ... served as team captain of field hockey and winter and spring track teams ... major is elementary education ... Dean's List and Patriot League Academic Honor Roll member.