Heavyweight Rowers Earn IRA All-Academic Honors

DANBURY, Conn. --The University of Pennsylvania's heavyweight rowing team had eight rowers honored by the Intercollegiate Rowing Association (IRA) this week with spots on the All-Academic team.

Richard Censits, Conor Davenport, Kevin Kelly, Louis Lombardi, Joseph Mack, Kevin McHale, Peter St. Michael, and Matthew Wagener were all recognized by the IRA for their efforts in the classroom.

For a student-athlete to be eligible, he or she must be at least a sophomore in standing and completed one full year at his or her respective institution; maintain a cumulative grade point average of 3.35 or higher; earn an institutional letter; and compete at the 2015 Intercollegiate Rowing Association Regatta.