Sixteen soccer players named TranSouth Scholar-Athletes
Friday, November 13, 2009
LEBANON, Tenn. – Sixteen Cumberland soccer players were recognized this week as TranSouth Scholar-Athletes, including six women and 10 men. The athletes must carry a 3.0 or better grade-point-average heading into the fall semester.
Six women’s soccer players received the honor, including seniors Natasha Yakimovich-Wang, Brittany Kirby, Jena Bradley, Cierra Boots and Susan Simpson. Sophomore Helena Dimantas Farias was also an honoree.
Ten men’s soccer players were recognized as well, including seniors Francisco Zamora, Juan Pablo Aparicio, J.T. Gordy, Michael Michailidis, Adam Owczarzak and Yue Wang. Junior Daniel Ramsay and sophomores Jasper Driskill, Zack Batty, Seth Obermeyer were also members of the squad.
A full list of TranSouth Scholar-Athletes for soccer may be found at
Women’s Soccer
Natasha Yakimovich-Wang, 3.58, Management
Helena Dimantas Farias, 3.81, Humanities/Social Science
Brittany Kirby, 3.14, Nursing
Cierra Boots, 3.14, Athletic Training
Susan Simpson, 3.96, Mathematics
Jena Bradley, 3.30, Child Growth and Learning
Men’s Soccer
Jasper Driskill, 3.03, Undecided
Daniel Ramsay, 3.42, Mathematics
Zack Batty, Mathematics
Seth Obermeyer, 3.13, Criminal Justice
Francisco Zamora, 3.65, Management
Juan Pablo Aparicio, 3.42, Master’s – Business Administration
J.T. Gordy, 3.10, Fitness and Wellness
Michael Michailidis, 3.03, Management
Adam Owczarzak, 3.66, Management
Yue Wang, 3.69, Management