Rams Celebrate Athletic Success

Unity, ME - The Unity College athletics gathered for a final time at the annual athletic banquet to celebrate their successes over the past year.  Athletic Director, Chris Kein, said that Unity athletes garnered 64 awards during the 2013-14 season. 

Major YSCC awards that were earned by the Rams include, Johan Fastberg being named the YSCC Men's Soccer Player of the Year, Eddie Kopacz was named to the YSCC Basketball All-Conference 1st Team and Sarah Szirbik, Alex Smith and Brittany Leick were all named the the YSCC Volleyball All-Conference Team.

Several athletes were recognized by the USCAA for their performances this year as well.  Johan Fastberg was named a USCAA 2nd Team Soccer All-American and Brittany Leick was an Honorable Mention Volleyball All-American.

See below for a full listing of all the awards Rams athletes earned.

Men’s Soccer  
 Brendan Wallace           YSCC Player of the Week                     
 Johan Fastberg  YSCC 1st Team All-Conference
   YSCC Player of the Year
   USCAA All-American 2nd team
 Camden Akins  YSCC Academic All-Conference Team
 Neil D'Acierno  YSCC Academic All-Conference Team
 Rich Lee  YSCC Academic All-Conference Team 
 Ian Sypek   YSCC Academic All-Conference Team 
   
 Women’s Soccer  
 Sierra Marchacos  USCAA Academic All-American
   YSCC Academic All-Conference Team
 Kristen Volpi  USCAA Academic All-American
   YSCC Academic All-Conference Team
 Hannah Morrison  USCAA Academic All-American
   YSCC Academic All-Conference Team
 Allison Perna  USCAA Academic All-American
   YSCC Academic All-Conference Team
 Allie Pesano  USCAA Academic All-American
   YSCC Academic All-Conference Team
 Meghan Carter  USCAA Academic All-American
   YSCC Academic All-Conference Team
 Alicia Arsenault  YSCC Academic All-Conference Team 
 Kiki Bell   YSCC Academic All-Conference Team 
 Tiffany DeMell  YSCC Academic All-Conference Team
 Makayla Syas  YSCC Academic All-Conference Team
   
 Men’s XC  
 Taylor Noble  YSCC Player of the Week
   YSCC 1st team All-Conference
   USCAA Academic All-American
   YSCC Academic All-Conference Team
 Tim Swanson  USCAA Academic All-American
   YSCC Academic All-Conference Team
 Revelin Goewey  YSCC Academic All-Conference Team
 Neil D’Acierno  YSCC Academic All-Conference Team
   
 Women’s XC  
 Courtney Dotterwich           USCAA Academic All-American
   YSCC Academic All-Conference Team
 Jenifer Lawton  USCAA Academic All-American
   YSCC Academic All-Conference Team
   
Men’s Basketball  YSCC Sportsmanship Award
 Eddie Kopacz  YSCC Player of the Week
   YSCC 1st Team All-Conference
 Curtis Hightower  USCAA Academic All-American
   YSCC Academic All-Conference Team
 Neil D'Acierno  YSCC Academic All-Conference Team
   
Women’s Basketball  YSCC Sportsmanship Award
 Candace Robinson  YSCC Player of the Week
   USCAA Academic All-American
   YSCC Academic All-Conference Team
 Sierra Marchacos  USCAA Academic All-American
   YSCC Academic All-Conference Team
 Raeann Bond  YSCC Academic All-Conference Team
 Ashley Moeller  YSCC Academic All-Conference Team
 Zoe Picanso  YSCC Academic All-Conference Team
   
Women’s Volleyball   YSCC Sportsmanship Award
 Michelle Demko  YSCC Player of the Week
   YSCC Academic All-Conference Team
 Alex Smith  YSCC Player of the Week
   YSCC 1st team All-Conference
 Sarah Szirbik  YSCC Player of the Week
   YSCC 1st Team All-Conference
 Brittany Leick  YSCC Player of the Week
   YSCC 1st Team All-Conference
   USCAA All-American Honorable Mention      
   YSCC Academic All-Conference Team
 Candace Robinson  USCAA Academic All-American
   YSCC Academic All-Conference Team