Rising senior Chris Labosky was named to the CoSIDA/ESPN the Magazine Academic All-America men's track and field/cross country third team. Labosky, a humanities major, earned a second team All-Ivy nod during the 2008-09 indoor track and field season as a member of the 4x880-yard relay team. The Tallmadge, Ohio native was also an IC4A qualifier in the 800-meter run and the 4x800-meter relay in the outdoor campaign.
Junior Chris Labosky has been selected to the 2009 CoSIDA/ESPN the Magazine Academic All-District Men's Track & Field/Cross Country First Team. Nominees for the award must be key contributors to their varsity team while also maintaining a grade-point average of at least 3.30. Labosky, the lone male Ivy League student-athlete to earn the distinction, currently holds a 3.97 GPA as a Humanities major.
Six seniors and two teams were honored by the Yale Athletics Department at the annual senior student-athlete reception Saturday afternoon at the Lanman Center in Payne Whitney Gymnasium. The men's cross country team and the men's fencing team both earned the Brodhead Award for highest team grade point average.