The women’s varsity eight rowers etched their names in WPI history by capturing the university’s first women’s NCAA championship.Read Story
Three WPI Spring Athletes Win NCAA Award for Highest GPA
Three senior student-athletes were recognized for their 4.0 grade-point averages, winning the NCAA Elite 90 Award in their respective sport: Lindsay Ambrosino, softball; Ashley Schuliger, women’s rowing; and Katherine Pawlak, track and field. The honor is presented to the student-athlete with the highest cumulative grade point average participating at the final site of each of the NCAA’s 90 championships.
Ambrosino was announced as the award winner for the NCAA Softball Tournament Championship prior to the first pitch at Moyer Park in Salem, Va. The shortstop is an electrical and computer engineering and biomedical engineering double major. WPI earned a spot in the championship final for the first time in program history after besting Tufts in the Worcester Super Regional.