News

Mathis, Kamely Earn Academic All-Patriot League Honors

May 4, 2016

CENTER VALLEY, Pa. - Loyola University Maryland women’s lacrosse junior Bailey Mathis and sophomore Frankie Kamely have been named to the Academic All-Patriot League Team, as released by the League office Wednesday.

Mathis, a first-team All-Patriot League defender this season, is a psychology major from Lake Worth, Florida. Carrying a 3.92 grade-point average, Mathis is making her second appearance on the League’s All-Academic Team. One of Loyola’s top match-up defenders, she held Bucknell’s Gretchen Richter, Colgate’s Haley O’Hanlon and Navy’s Katie Gallagher scoreless this season. She’s also third on the team in draw controls, with 16, and fourth in caused turnovers, with 12.

Kamely started all 17 games for the Greyhounds on attack this season and is making her first appearance on the Patriot League All-Academic Team. The sophomore from Homer Glen, Illinois, carries a 3.77 grade-point average as am economics major and is fourth on the team with 35 points this season. She’s also third in goals, with 27 and has added eight assists, nine ground balls, eight draw controls and 10 caused turnovers.

To be eligible for the Academic All-Patriot League Team, a student-athlete must have at least a 3.20 cumulative grade point average and be a starter or key player in her sport. Freshman or students in their first academic year at their school are not eligible for the honor.

The Greyhounds will return to the field on Friday when they host Lehigh in the semifinals of the Patriot League Championships. Opening draw is scheduled for 5 p.m., at Ridley Athletic Complex.