Engineering Major Receives Dartmouth Scholar-Athlete Award

DartmouthSports.com

May 21, 2018

Dartmouth engineering major and football player Jack Traynor ‘19 received a Class of 1948 Scholar-Athlete Award, given “to one male and one female of the junior class, who have combined outstanding performance in athletics and significant achievement in academics."

Jack Traynor
Jack Traynor ‘19 (left) with fellow award winners at The Dept of Athletics and Recreation's annual Celebration of Athletic Excellence. Photo courtesy: Gil Talbot

THE CLASS OF 1948 SCHOLAR-ATHLETE AWARDS

Winners: Remy Borinsky (Women’s Soccer) and Jack Traynor (Football)

...An engineering major with a 3.7 GPA, Traynor helped the football team to an 8-2 record overall and second-place finish in the Ivy League. He was second in the conference with 98 tackles, five of which went for a loss, which earned the junior a unanimous selection to the All-Ivy League First Team at linebacker. Traynor earned other accolades as well, including the Division I All-New England Team, FCS Athletics Directors Association Academic All-Star Team, Fall Academic All-Ivy League and the National Football Foundation Hampshire Honor Society. Following spring  practice, he was also voted as one of the team’s captains for the 2018 season.

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