All Nine Bison Earned All-Academic Awards from ACWPC Earlier this Month
Kennan Earns Outstanding Recognition for Fourth Consecutive Year
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
Sisters of Two Bison Men's Water Polo Players Included in Recruiting Class
Bison Conclude 2012 Season with 15-24 Record
2011: Led team with 29 sprints won in 67 chances ... one of eight Bison to appear in all 31 games ... tied for third on team with 25 starts ... fifth on squad with 43 points ... 21 assists also ranked fifth ... seventh on team with 18 steals ... four multi-goal outings in first seven games of season ... finished with seven multi-goal games overall ... tallied 21 points in campaign's first 10 games ... 13 multi-point contests ... perfect 4-for-4 on sprints twice ... earned team's Lynn Kachmarik Award for unwavering commitment and a selfless generosity to teammates ... earned ACWPC All-Academic Award.
2010: One of two Bison to start all 27 games ... team's top sprinter, winning 39 of 110 sprints ... only player on team to win a sprint ... fifth on team in goals (25) and points (46) ... fourth on squad with 21 assists ... scored at least one point in 24 of 27 outings ... posted season-high five points in second round of Eastern Championship vs. Harvard ... six multi-goal games ... season-high four goals came in that Eastern Championship contest vs. the Crimson ... fourth on squad with 23 steals ... posted at least one steal in nine straight games early in the season.
2009: Only freshman in regular starting lineup ... started 34 of 35 games ... led team with 77 sprints won, the second-best single-season total in program history ... attempted 143 of team's 148 sprints ... won season-high six sprints in 9-8 overtime win over Wagner ... won at least four sprints in a contest seven times ... after not scoring a goal in first five games, tallied 27 over final 30 contests ... five consecutive multiple-point games in February ... three goals and two assists for season-high five points in conference win at George Washington ... three-time CWPA Southern Division Rookie of the Week (Jan. 26, March 9, March 16) ... earned team's Rookie of the Year award.
Before Bucknell: Three-sport participant at Cumberland Valley High School ... was a member of the water polo, swimming and softball teams ... led water polo team to state title as a senior ... team captain and First Team All-State selection as a senior ... Fourth Team All-America choice as a senior ... Second Team All-State selection as a junior ... Pennsylvania All-Freshman Team selection in 2004 ... swimming team captain as a senior ... district champion in the 200 individual medley as a senior ... eighth place in state in 100 free as a sophomore ... attended same high school as 2009 Bucknell graduate and Honorable Mention All-American Aubrey Rowe and former Bucknell head coach John Zeigler, as well as current sophomore Mackenzie Ferry.
Personal: Amanda L. Skonezney ... born Oct. 5, 1989 in Harrisburg, Pa. ... daughter of Vicki and James Skonezney ... has one sister, Lauren ... majoring in accounting.