SEWANEE, Tenn. (June 19, 2017) – Sewanee men's lacrosse student-athlete senior Jake Rubenstein has been named a United States Intercollegiate Lacrosse Association 2017 Division III USILA/Nike Scholar All-American.
A four-time All-SAA Academic Team selection, Rubenstein was outstanding in the classroom graduating from Sewanee this past May. On the field, Rubenstein was named the 2014 Southern Athletic Association (SAA) Newcomer of the Year. He was also a four-time All-SAA selection.
In order to win the award, Rubenstein met the following criteria: a senior student-athlete that had a strong academic standing and a cumulative grade point average of 3.0 (4.0 scale), behaved in a manner that has brought credit to himself, his institution, and must also be an All-American, a member of a North/South team, or an outstanding league or conference player.