Binkley Named ECAC Scholar-Athlete of the Year; 13 Bears Selected to All-Academic Team

Providence, RI- Brown senior gymnast Chelsey Binkley (Marietta, GA) was selected as the ECAC Scholar-Athlete of the Year and was also named to the ECAC All-Academic Team, along with 13 other Bears, the ECAC recently announced at the ECAC Championships hosted at Brown on Saturday afternoon. In order to qualify for the All-Academic Team, gymnasts must have a 3.2 cumulative GPA.

Binkley, Brown's 2010 Most Valuable Gymnast and a USAG All-American on vault, was named the ECAC's Specialist of the Week on March 8 after earning the top score on the uneven bars with a career-high 9.7. Her 9.65 on the vault that day also helped lead the Bears to their highest team score (191.875) in seven years. This season she registered a season-high score of 9.8 on the bars vs. Cornell, and posted a 9.750 on the vault this past weekend during the ECAC Championships.


Madeline Benz
Chelsey Binkley
Rebecca Freedman
Katie Goddard
Kasey Haas
Lauren Hall
Taline Lahcanski
Emily Lutfey
Julia Meyer
Katie Rogers
Michelle Shnayder
Lilly Siems
Carli Wiesenfeld
Victoria Zanelli