Sixty-five Hope College seniors have been awarded monogrammed blankets for their participation in athletics at Hope.
The orange and blue "H" blankets are presented to seniors who earned at least three varsity letters while at Hope. One of the varsity letters must have been earned during the student's senior year.
The students were honored during a reception held on-campus on Monday, April 22. They will also be recognized during the college's Honors Convocation on Thursday, April 25.
The recipients are:
Brian Adloff; Grand Rapids; football (captain) Gary Albrecht; Grandville; swimming (captain) Dawn Allers; St. Anne, Ill.; track, volleyball Jenna Anderson; Cincinnati, Ohio; cross country, swimming Jodi Boom; Coopersville; basketball (captain) Joshua Boss; Jenison; swimming (captain) Amy Brower; Hamilton; basketball (captain), volleyball (captain) Bethany Buege; Evart; cheerleading Sarah Burgess; Niles; track (captain) Jacob Cain; Battle Creek; cheerleading Camy Clift; Bellevue; cheerleading (captain) Keith Cravotta; Sussex, N.J.; cross country, track Amy Dobb; Holland; soccer Elizabeth Dornbos; Vicksburg; soccer (captain) Beth Evans; Winfield, Ill.; cheerleading (captain) Nathan Farrar; Alma; swimming Karen Fischer; Northville; diving (captain) Ian Fish; Kalamazoo; football Chad Gibbie; Fremont; track Sarah Golden; Valparaiso, Ind.; cross country (captain) Nicholas Grinzinger; Mount Pleasant; baseball (captain) Brian Hammer; Alto; football Molly Henson; Allegan; volleyball (captain) Lauren Hermes; Arlington Heights, Ill.; cross country (captain), track Joshua Honholt; Holland; tennis Elizabeth Kauffman; Remus; cross country, track Timothy Keeler; Portage; soccer (captain) Anna King; Downers Grove, Ill.; cross country (captain), track (captain) Kevin Kittle; North Adams; baseball Candace Kool; Kalamazoo; soccer Jon Kucinski; Portage; soccer (captain) Nicholas Kunnen; Muskegon; cheerleading, football David Lichtenberger; Lansing; baseball, cross country Robert Long; Holland; baseball Raj Malviya; Holland; tennis (captain) Christopher Mangus; Whittemore; football Samuel Martin; Alma; football Charlie Matz; Petoskey; soccer Katie Miller; Novi; golf (captain) Andrew Mullenix; Battle Creek; swimming (captain) Devin Nuner; South Bend, Ind.; soccer Rose Owens; Shelby; softball Seth Palmer; Marshall; track Laura Poppema; Holland; basketball (captain) Sarah Rahmel; Naperville, Ill.; soccer Emily Reeves; Hudsonville; tennis (captain) Bryan Regner; Livonia; football Andrew Riker; Kalamazoo; soccer (captain) Mark Simonson; Holland; baseball (captain) Laura Smith; Dearborn; swimming (captain) Lucas Smith; McBain; football Dane Splinter; Libertyville, Ill.; cross country (captain), track Beth Stygstra; Holland; soccer (captain) Kimiko Sugimoto; St. Joseph; soccer Becky Sutton; Eaton Rapids; basketball (captain) Curtis Tyler; Grand Ledge; cheerleading (captain), football, track (captain) Milly VanDerMeulen; Hopkins; softball (captain) Brooke Vivian; McBain; diving Dylan Wade; Beulah; cross country (captain), track (captain) Patrick Warren; New Lothrop; football Brooke Wever; Fremont; cheerleading (captain) Heather Wicklund; North St. Paul, Minn.; cross country, track Eric Wohlfield; Brighton; golf (captain) Kevin Woloszyn; Oak Lawn, Ill.; cross country, track Christopher Working; Holland; swimming and diving