D'Youville Takes Second in AMCC Institutional Peak Performer Award Race

D'Youville Takes Second in AMCC Institutional Peak Performer Award Race

Buffalo, NY - After taking home the Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference (AMCC) Institutional Peak Performer Award in 2017-18, the D'Youville Athletic Department came in second in 2018-19 by 3/100th of a point.

The AMCC Institutional Peak Performer Award goes to the school with the highest percentage of student-athletes named to the AMCC Academic All-Conference Team. Mount Aloysius took home the top spot with 62.23% of their student-athletes on the academic all-conference team. 

Below are the team members for every sport that were AMCC Academic All-Conference team members:

Women's Soccer - Bayley Balch, Natalie Burt, Brittany Cristofanelli, McKenzie Gardner ^, Margaret Leeds , Mckenna Magee ^, Victoria Mayer, Jamiliah McBryde, Laurie Poeller ^, Riley Reidel, Alexandra Samson ^, Megan Taylor ^

Men's Soccer - William Anderson^, Marco Ciccarelli, Benjamin Cresanti ^, Matthew Davis ^, Kyle Dick ^, Jumale Jumale ^, Jacob Kowalewski, Allan Wade

Women's Cross Country - Mary Blackley, Jenna Donati ^, Joanna Elledge ^, Sarah Fitzgibbons, Kaitlyn Furtado, Rachel Johnson ^, Rachel Luczak ^, Samantha Ruszczyk , Jevon Whittington ^, John Whittington ^

Men's Cross Country - Edward Apen^, Matthew Buttaggi ^, Joseph Frailey, Dalton Holthouse ^, Patrick Moran ^, 

Women's Tennis - Alexandra Dickson ^, CeDrice Howard ^, Dena Iadanza ^, Allison Meissner, Ashley White, Gillian Wittig ^ 

Women's Volleyball - Mckenna Cartonia ^, Lauren Conley, Angela Filkov ^, Samantha Murray, Desiree Walters, Eh Dah Way ^

Golf - Mackenzie Cox, Lillia Rubino ^, Tyler Siegmann, Chris Topper ^

Women's Basketball - Sydney Alton^, Kelsey Carpenter ^, Sara Field ^, Kailey Kellner, Jordan Smith ^, 

Men's Basketball - Jagdeep Drumgoole, Jacob Funderburk, Brian Sharp ^, William VanAuken ^, Jeremy VanDuLuitgaarden ^

Men's Volleyball - Anthony Dean ^, Josh Hoy, Ryan Kilijanski ^, Chance MacDowell ^, James Oliver, Evan Oliver ^, Troy Stancampiano, Dan Steck, Patrick Stroh ^

Softball - Mary Andreano^, Ashley Carney ^, Rachel Colan, Alexa Haberer, Therese Losardo ^, Rylie Russo ^

Baseball - Brendan Burke, Dylan Haak ^, Jordan Hartman ^, Nicholas Jank ^ , Devon Kelly, Adam Lampman ^, Bryce Little, Renato Quinones ^, Connor Truitt ^

Dual-Sport Athletes - Zachary Bochacki (MXC/MVB), Marina Campbell (WSC/WBB/WLAX), Megan Dulniak (WSC/WLAX), Darian Evans ^ (WBB/SB), Julie Fleming ^ (WVB/WLAX), Anna Hayes ^ (WSC/WLAX), Simeon Heard ^ (MXC/MBB), Kaylee Heschke ^ (WSC/WLAX), Isabella Lucania ^ (WSC/WLAX), Alexandria McBride (WVB/WBB/WLAX), Rachel McMahan (WSC/WLAX), Carly Milleville ^ (WVB/SB), Mikaela Milleville ^ (WVB/SB), Brian Nwaekeke (MSC/MBB), Dominique Riforgiato ^ (WSC/WLAX), Justin Varney ^ (Golf/BSB), Amanda Waliszewski ^ (WTN/WLAX)

^ Peak Performer, 2018-19 GPA of 3.5 or higher

The full article on the institutional peak performer award and the full list of academic all-conference players can be found at the AMCC website.