Hansen, Montanaro earn Sage honors

  • ALBANY – The Sage Colleges’ department of athletics has announced the recipients of 2013 Sage Spring Scholar-Athlete Team.

Johnstown graduate Mallory Hansen, a member of the women’s lacrosse team, was honored after posting a 3.579 GPA for the spring semester.

Amsterdam graduate Shelbi Montanaro, a member of the women’s cross country team, also was honored after recording a 3.47 GPA.

Sage created the Sage Scholar-Athlete Team during the 2012-2013 academic year.

With the completion of the Spring of 2013 semester, Sage had 58 student-athletes earn a spot on the scholar-athlete team, bringing the total of Sage student-athletes honored in the first year of the program to 64.

A total of 32 Sage student-athletes were honored in both the fall and spring semesters during the 2012-13 academic year.

The Sage Scholar-Athlete team recognizes Sage Student-Athletes, who have achieved a 3.3 or better cumulative grade point average at the conclusion of each semester.

Candidates must be members in good standing of a Sage varsity athletic team and full-time students at Sage for at least two semesters before being eligible for selection to the scholar-athlete team.