Sport Traditions - NOVA Athletics Student-Athlete Honors and Awards

The history of NOVA teams and student-athletes that have been recognized for athletic and academic achievements by the NJCAA and other governing associations. 

2012-13

Academic Recognition

Sport Student-Athlete   Award   Organization  
Men's Basketball Anuar Khvan-Beuseoubv   Pinnacle Award for Academic Excellence   NJCAA  
  Anuar  Khvan-Beuseoubv   Region 20 All-Academic   NJCAA Region 20  
Soccer Robert Holdren   Exemplary Award for Academic Achievement   NJCAA  
  Robert Holdren   Region 20 All-Academic   NJCAA Region 20  
Volleyball Anita Ross   Exemplary Award for Academic Achievement   NJCAA  
  Anita Ross   Region 20 All-Academic   NJCAA Region 20  
  Alanah Jones   Region 20 All-Academic   NJCAA Region 20  

2013-14

Academic Recognition

Sport Student-Athlete   Award   Organization
Cross Country Alexandra Willey   Academic All-NJCAA   NJCAA Cross Country Coaches Assocation
  Alexandra Willey   Superior Award for Academic Achievement   NJCAA
  Alexandra Willey   Region 20 All-Academic   NJCAA Region 20
Volleyball Arianna Gore   Exemplary Award for Academic Achievement   NJCAA
  Arianna Gore   Region 20 All-Academic   NJCAA Region 20
Soccer Chris Ludwinski   Region 20 All-Academic   NJCAA Region 20
Men's Basketball Brian McDonald   Region 20 All-Academic   NJCAA Region 20
Lacrosse Greg Gowdy   Pinnacle Award for Academic Achievement   NJCAA
  Greg Gowdy   Region 20 All-Academic   NJCAA Region 20

2014-15

Academic Recognition

Sport Student-Athlete   Award   Organization
Cross Country Alexandra Willey   Exemplary Award for Academic Achievement   NJCAA
  Alexandra Willey   Region 20 All-Academic   NJCAA Region 20
Soccer Dennis Almaraz   Superior Award for Academic Achievement   NJCAA
  Dennis Almaraz   Region 20 All-Academic   NJCAA Region 20
  Jameel Yusuf   Region 20 All-Academic   NJCAA Region 20
Volleyball Somya Leskanich   Exemplary Award for Academic Achievement   NJCAA
  Somya Leskanich   Region 20 All-Academic   NJCAA Region 20
  Rachel Suttee   Region 20 All-Academic   NJCAA Region 20
Women's Basketball Carolyn Oare   Superior Award for Academic Achievement   NJCAA
  Natalie Wright   Exemplary Award for Academic Achievement   NJCAA
  Carolyn Oare   Region 20 All-Academic   NJCAA Region 20
  Natalie Wright   Region 20 All-Academic   NJCAA Region 20
Lacrosse Nathan Bushweller   Region 20 All-Academic   NJCAA Region 20
Softball Jenna Booth   Region 20 All-Academic   NJCAA Region 20

2015-16

Academic Recognition

Sport Student-Athlete   Award   Organization
Cross Country Brittany Spivey   Academic All-State   VaSID
  Alyssa Johnson   Pinnacle Award for Academic Achievement   NJCAA
  Mackenzie Morris   Exemplary Award for Academic Achievement   NJCAA
  Alyssa Johnson   Region 20 All-Academic   NJCAA Region 20
  Mackenzie Morris   Region 20 All-Academic   NJCAA Region 20
  Alyssa Johnson   Scholar All-America   NJCAA Cross Country Coaches Association
  Mackenzie Morris   Scholar All-America   NJCAA Cross Country Coaches Association
  Cary Brown   Scholar All-America   NJCAA Cross Country Coaches Association
  Karla Evora   Scholar All-America   NJCAA Cross Country Coaches Association
Soccer Romain Iff   Superior Award for Academic Achievement   NJCAA
  Evan Kiani   Superior Award for Academic Achievement   NJCAA
  Mohamed Elnoubi   Region 20 All-Academic   NJCAA Region 20
  Romain Iff   Region 20 All-Academic   NJCAA Region 20
  Evan Kiani   Region 20 All-Academic   NJCAA Region 20
Women's Basketball Mikaela Cunningham   Exemplary Award for Academic Achievement   NJCAA
Lacrosse Reace Bledsoe   Academic All-State   VaSID
  Reace Bledsoe   Exemplary Award for Academic Achievement   NJCAA
  Reace Bledsoe   Region 20 All-Academic   NJCAA Region 20
  Michael Carswell   Exemplary Award for Academic Achievement   NJCAA

2016-17

Academic Recognition

Sport Student-Athlete   Award   Organization
Cross Country Cary Brown   Scholar All-America   NJCAA Cross Country Coaches Association
  Jenny Lyon   Scholar All-America   NJCAA Cross Country Coaches Association
  Lindsey Sowers   Scholar All-America   NJCAA Cross Country Coaches Association
  Katherine Stencavage   Scholar All-America   NJCAA Cross Country Coaches Association
  Cary Brown   Region 20 All-Academic   NJCAA Region 20
  Jenny Lyon   Region 20 All-Academic   NJCAA Region 20
  Lindsey Sowers   Region 20 All-Academic   NJCAA Region 20
  Cary Brown   Second Team All-Academic   NJCAA
  Emily Compton   Third Team All-Academic   NJCAA
  Katherine Stencavage   Third Team All-Academic   NJCAA
  Cary Brown   Academic All-State   VaSID
  Jenny Lyon   Academic All-State   VaSID
  Karla Evora   Academic All-State   VaSID
Soccer Racim Badsi   Region 20 All-Academic   NJCAA Region 20
  Mohamed Elnoubi   Region 20 All-Academic   NJCAA Region 20
  Mohamed Elnoubi   Academic All-State   VaSID
  Mohamed Elnoubi   Third Team All-Academic   NJCAA
Volleyball Jewels Bonnette   NJCAA Region 20 All-Academic   NJCAA Region 20
  Jewels Bonnette   Academic All-State   VaSID
Men's Basketball Andre Seadey   NJCAA Region 20 All-Academic   NJCAA Region 20
  Andre Seadey   First Team All-Academic   NJCAA
Women's Baketball Mikaela Cunningham   NJCAA Region 20 All-Academic   NJCAA Region 20
  Mikaela Cunningham   Academic All-State   VaSID

 

Region Championships

Team Season Place  Result
Volleyball 2013 Region 20 Finalists Division II L, Hagerstown 3-0
Cross Country 2014 Region 20 Champions Division I  
Volleyball 2014 Region 20 Champions Division II W, Frederick 3-2
Men's Basketball 2014-15 Region 20 Finalists Division II L, CCBC Dundalk 84-79
Cross Country 2015 Region 20 Champions Division I W, 27 Points
Cross Country 2016 Region 20 Champions Division I W, 24 Points
Cross Country 2017 Region 20 Champions Division I W, 22 Points
Volleyball 2017 Region 20 Finalists Division II L, Potomac State 3-0
Soccer 2017 Region 20 Finalists Division III L, Howard 2-1

 

All-Region Cross Country

Name Award   Year
Heather Mwitanti All-Region 20   2014
Jeanna Mazaris All-Region 20   2014
Alyssa Johnson All-Region 20   2015
Emily Compton All-Region 20   2016
Cary Brown All-Region 20   2016
Sarah Dierlam All-Region 20   2016
Kmaljeet Athwal All-Region 20   2017
Emily Compton All-Region 20   2017
Abby Collins All-Region 20   2017

All-Region Soccer

Name Award   Year
Jhon Rosado-Ramirez First Team All-Region 20   2012
Abdelillah Boudisa Second Team All-Region 20   2012
Abdel Alnimiry Second Team All-Region 20   2013
Darwin Vasquez Second Team All-Region 20   2014
Romain Iff Honorable Mention All-Region 20   2015
Evan Kiani Honorable Mention All-Region 20   2015
Huber Letona Honorable Mention All-Region 20   2015
Alan Duran First Team All-Region 20   2016
Leland Jameson First Team All-Region 20   2016
Keyvan Montero Second Team All-Region 20   2016
Roberto Rivera-Greenwood Second Team All-Region 20   2016
Alex MacNabb Honorable Mention All-Region 20   2016
Everton Bailey First Team All-Region 20   2017
Gabriel Rickmann First Team All-Region 20   2017
Cristian Fuentes Honorable Mention All-Region 20   2017

All-Region Volleyball

Name Award   Year
Shannon Pier First Team All-Region 20   2012
Arianna Gore Second Team All-Region 20   2012
Anita Ross Honorable Mention All-Region 20   2012
Olivia Franjie First Team All-Region 20   2013
Rachel Suttee Second Team All-Region 20   2013
Arianna Gore Second Team All-Region 20   2013
Katarina Pavic Honorable Mention All-Region 20   2013
Olivia Franjie First Team All-Region 20   2014
Somya Leskanich First Team All-Region 20   2014
Rachel Suttee Second Team All-Region   2014
Jesi Gallogly Honorable Mention All-Region 20   2014
Brigitte Weber First Team All-Region 20   2015
Shannielle Joiner Honorable Mention All-Region 20   2015
Jewels Bonnette First Team All-Region 20   2016
Nikola Knapova Second Team All-Region 20   2016
Aden Asefa Honorable Mention All-Region 20   2016
Sarah Abisourour First Team All-Region 20   2017
Star Mebane-Uriarte Second Team All-Region 20   2017
Nikola Knapova Second Team All-Region 20   2017
Sylvia Cedeno Honorable Mention All-Region 20   2017

All-Region Men's Basketball

Name Award   Year
Khalil Jabbie Second Team All-Region 20   2013-14
Mortimer Berchie First Team All-Region 20   2014-15
Samuel Taylor First Team All-Region 20   2015-16
Tariq Felder Second Team All-Region 20   2016-17
Addison Burgess Honorable Mention All-Region20   2016-17
       
       
       
       

 All-Region Women's Basketball

Name Award   Year
Christian Roberts First Team All-Region 20   2015-16
Jalita Montgomery Second Team All-Region 20   2016-17
Sheila Sherrill Second Team All-Region 20   2016-17
       
       
       
       
       

 All-Region Lacrosse

Name Award   Year
Greg Gowdy Honorable Mention All-Region 20   2013
Greg Gowdy Second Team All-Region 20   2014
Zach Hart Honorable Mention All-Region 20   2014
Zach Hart First Team All-Region 20   2015
Laron Hinton First Team All-Region 20   2015
Dawson Long Honorable Mention All-Region 20   2015
Michael Carswell Second Team All-Region 20   2016
Jeff Phelps Honorable Mention All-Region 20   2016

All-Region 20 Tournament (Soccer)

Name Award   Year
Christopher Nunes All-Tournament Region 20   2015
Huber Letona All-Tournament Region 20   2015
Keyvan Montero All-Tournament Region 20   2016
Yeongmyeong Yoon All-Tournament Region 20   2016
Everton Bailey All-Tournament Region 20   2017
Jose Marin All-Tournament Region 20   2017
Trent Dobbins All-Tournament Region 20   2017

All-Region 20 Tournament (Volleyball)

 

Name Award   Year
Shannon Pier All-Tournament Region 20   2012
Anita Ross All-Tournament Region 20   2012
Rachel Suttee All-Tournament Region 20   2013
Somya Leskanich All-Tournament Region 20   2013
Katarina Pavic All-Tournament Region 20   2013
Olivia Franjie All-Tournament Region 20 (MVP)   2014
Somya Lesanich All-Tournament Region 20   2014
Rachel Suttee All-Tournament Region 20   2014
Jewels Bonnette All-Tournament Region 20   2016
Star Mebane-Urarite All-Tournament Region 20   2017
Sarah Halverson All-Tournament Region 20   2017
Sarah Abisourour All-Tournament Region 20   2017

 

All-Region 20 Tournament (Men's Basketball)

Name Award   Year
Shuaib Kamara All-Tournament Region 20   2012-13
Khalil Jabbie All-Tournament Region 20   2013-14
Mortimer Berchie All-Tournament Region 20   2014-15
Korey Williams All-Tournament Region 20   2014-15
Samuel Taylor All-Tournament Region 20   2015-16
Tariq Felder All-Tournament Region 20   2016-17
       

 

All-Region 20 Tournament (Lacrosse)

Name Award   Year
Zach Hart All-Tournament Region 20   2015