Bowdoin Announces 2020 Athletic Department Awards

Bowdoin Announces 2020 Athletic Department Awards

BRUNSWICK, Maine - The Bowdoin College Athletic Department will announce its 2020 Athletic Award recipients daily beginning on Friday, May 15 through Wednesday, May 20.

Normally reserved for the All-Sports Award ceremony each year, the winners will be revealed here, as well as on social media, over the course of the next few days. Check the full release schedule below. 

Welcome Remarks - Class of Seventy-Seven Award 

The Polar Bear Awards - Mike Bartini, Student Aid and Dr. Michael Pleacher

Harvey Award for J.V. & Club Sport Leadership - Julie Scholes, Rowing 

First-year Male Athlete Award - Peter Moore, Nordic Skiing and Deven Kanwal, Men's Squash

First-Year Female Athlete Award - Anna Roberts, Women's Swimming & Diving

Academic Achievement Award for Women - Caroline Shipley, Women's Cross Country/Track & Field 

Academic Achievement Award for Men - Jack O'Connor, Men's Lacrosse

Society of Bowdoin Women Award - Elle Brine, Field Hockey and Women's Lacrosse

Wil Smith '00 Award for Community Service - Olivia Ware, Women's Basketball


Anne L.E. Dane Award for Outstanding Female Leadership - Samantha Roy, Women's Basketball 

Frederick G.P. Thorne Award for Outstanding Male Leadership - Eric Mah, Baseball 

Sidney J. Watson Award for Outstanding Multi-Sport Athlete - Kara Finnerty, Field Hockey and Women's Lacrosse 

Outstanding Senior Male Athlete Award - Nate Richam-Odoi, Football 

Lucy Shulman Award for Outstanding Female Athlete - Maddie Hasson, Women's Basketball