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Priory Graduate Named America East Woman of The Year!
Elizabeth McDonnell

Congrats to Priory graduate Chelsie DePonte '17 who was just named the America East WOMAN OF THE YEAR! The Man and Woman of the Year awards honor the conference's top male and female senior student-athletes who have best distinguished themselves throughout their collegiate career in the areas of academic achievement, athletic excellence, service and leadership. SAS Priory's Chelsie DePonte earned the conference’s highest honors when named 2020-21 America East Woman of the Year. The winners were selected by the conference's Senior Women Administrators. Enjoy some fun facts about the award below and ready more about the honors HERE.

2020-21 Chelsie DePonte, Stony Brook – Women’s Soccer

  • Fourth Seawolf to earn the honor.
  • Graduated summa cum laude with a 3.96 GPA in business management.
  • America East Presidential Scholar Athlete and Scholar All-American.
  • Two-time America East All-Academic honoree.
  • Two-time All-America East performer, including a first-team selection this year.
  • Three-time America East champion.
  • President of Stony Brook PAWS, the student-athlete mental health awareness group on campus.
  • Volunteered at Stony Brook’s poll center assisting students to facilitate voting in the fall, 2020. 

Photo courtesy of Stonybrook Women's Soccer posting @stonybrookwsoc.