Ten Bulldogs Honored With Fall Academic All-Ivy Selection

Nov. 29, 2007

NEW HAVEN, Conn. - Ten Yale student-athletes were honored as the Ivy League released its list of those selected for Academic All-Ivy recognition in fall sports. To be eligible, student-athletes had to be starters or key reserves on an officially recognized varsity team with 3.0 or better cumulative grade point averages. Each institution nominated five men and women from its eligible student-athletes.

Yale University

Name

Year

Hometown

Major

Alan Kimball

Sr

Olathe, Kan.

History

Football

Second-team All-Ivy; 14 of 17 on FG and 34 of 35 EP; Draddy Award semi-finalist

Brandt Hollander

Sr

Indianapolis, Ind.

Political Science

Football

Two-time First-team All-Ivy; Invited to play at 2008 Hula Bowl; Captain

Jared Hamilton

Sr

Alpine, Utah

Political Science

Football

Second-team All-Ivy; Academic All-District

Erik Geiger

Sr

Chatham, N.J.

History of Science & Medicine

Men's Soccer

Honorable mention All-Ivy; 1.20 goals against average; Captain

Jake Gallagher

Jr

Halifax, Nova Scotia

Economics

Men's Cross Country

Second-team All-Ivy; 13th at HEPS

Harriet Thayer

Sr

Briarcliff, N.Y.

Religious Studies

Field Hockey

First-team All-Ivy and All-Region; Third-team All-America; Captain

Kali Nelson

Sr

Palos Verdes, Calif.

History of Science & Medicine

Volleyball

Honorable mention All-Ivy

Lindsay Donaldson

Sr

Lincoln, Mass.

History

Women's Cross Country

All-America; 38th at NCAA Championships; Four-time All-Ivy selection

Maggie Westfal

Jr

New Canaan, Conn.

Political Science

Women's Soccer

Unanimous First-Team All-Ivy; 10 goals and 24 points

Mary Kuder

Sr

Seattle, Wash.

Psychology

Women's Soccer

Second-team All-Ivy; Captain