Scholar-athletes tapped for Falcon award

Scholar-athletes tapped for Falcon award
The group of 37 Torrey Pines High School seniors honored with the Next Level Falcon Award, celebrate sports and CIF championships. Courtesy photo

CARMEL VALLEY — Torrey Pines High School recently honored 37 seniors with the “Next Level Falcon Award” at a luncheon sponsored by Torrey Pines Pop Warner Football and Cheer.


Falcon teams won eight CIF championships in the 2013-2014 academic year, including girls cross country, boys cross country, girls golf (plus state champs four years in a row), boys golf, girls tennis (24 years in a row), girls volleyball and girls swimming (five years in a row).

Next Level Falcon award honorees who have committed to continue their athletic and academic success and their chosen colleges and universities, include:

— Lacrosse: Bryant University, Bryce Cady; Colorado Mesa,  Eli Suhadolnik;  Fresno State, Natalie Chaffin;  Marquette, Owen Weselak;  Syracuse, Chelsea Mapes; Tufts University, Connor Lansdale and University of North Carolina: Kacey McKinnon

— Swimming: Cal Poly San Luis Obispo,  Crystal Lore and Pearu Pold

— Volleyball: Campbell University, Amelia Armstrong; UCLA, Reily Beuchler; UCSD, Rebecca Seaberry and University of Pennsylvania, Aimee Stephenson

— Football: College of Idaho: Kyle Ashby and Dwayne Hines

— Cross-Country/Track: Columbia University: Tal Braude

— Soccer: Iowa State University, Macy Vrabel; UCSB, Zoe Purcell;  USD, Camelia Tirandazi; University of Pittsburgh, Courtney Coate

— Golf: Northwestern, Sarah Cho; SDSU, Georgia Lacey; Tufts University, Taylor Nordan; University of Illinois, Palin Ruttanasupagid; UCLA, Corey Shaun; Yale, Jennifer Peng

— Baseball: Pomona College, Robert Simsiman; Stevens, Tommy Baronner

— Softball: Pomona College,  Kelsey Buchanan

— Rowing: St. Mary’s,  Christina Shubat; UCLA, KC Yeagley

— Field hockey: UC Berkeley, Camille Doan  and Ali Zimmer; UC Davis,  Madison Cohen; Western New England, Grace Trupe

— Tennis: USC, Henry Ji

— Equestrian: University of Tennessee-Martin,  Samantha Hill



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