Kelsey Mericka

Kelsey Mericka
Kelsey Mericka

(May 13, 2016)  ISE graduating senior Kelsey Mericka was recently recognized as the VT Athlete of the Week. She is a member of the VT Women’s Softball Team, and had her second grand slam homerun of the season to bring a victory against University of Virginia on Senior Day (April 30). Her picture from the Senior Day game was on the cover of the Hokie Sports weekly issued on May 3, 2016.

Kelsey was also a recipient of 2016 Top Female Scholar Athlete for VT, an honor that goes to those with the highest GPA in the 2015 calendar year. She was also the winner of the 2015 Skelton Award for Academic Excellence in Athletics. The award is the highest designation handed out by the Tech athletics department.

For more information about Kelsey's achievements:

Virginia Tech Athlete of the Week: Kelsey Mericka
http://www.hokiesports.com/weekly/20160503/#athlete_of_the_week

Hokie Sports weekly (Vol. 6, No. 38, May 3, 2016)
http://www.hokiesports.com/weekly/20160503/

Mericka, Woodcock received Skelton Award for Academic Excellence in Athletics
http://www.hokiesports.com/softball/recaps/20150427aaa.html