Eight Cardinals Selected to Landmark All-Sportsmanship Team

Eight Cardinals Selected to Landmark All-Sportsmanship Team

WASHINGTON – The Catholic University of America was honored with eight selections to the Landmark Conference Spring All-Sportsmanship Team as announced by the league office on Wednesday.

Seniors Brett Padula (baseball), Danielle Caruccio (women's track & field), Michael Taylor (men's outdoor track & field), Jon Purowtiz (men's tennis) and Liz McCooey (women's lacrosse), juniors Sarah MacLean (women's tennis), Bennett Bradley (men's lacrosse) and freshman Marissa Wimmer (softball) all made the team.

MacLean is one of just four 2017 honorees to be a two-time selection.

The All-Sportsmanship Team recognizes student-athletes who epitomize the ideals of sportsmanship. The student-athletes selected demonstrate fair play, graciousness in victory and respectfulness in defeat. They are ambassadors for the team, both on and off the field, and galvanize their teammates toward their goals. These student-athletes exhibit respect for themselves, teammates, coaches, opponents, officials, spectators, and the greater campus community.

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