[AWARDS] Twenty college seniors were selected as finalists for the 2010 Lowe’s Senior CLASS Award. Such stars as Anthony Ampaipitakwong
(Akron), Ali Hawkins (North Carolina) and Christen Press (Stanford) are among the finalists.
An acronym for Celebrating Loyalty and Achievement for Staying in School, the Lowe’s Senior CLASS Award encourages athletes to use their platform to make a positive impact as leaders in their communities.
The finalists were chosen by a media committee from the list of 30 men's candidates and 30 women's candidates that were announced in August.
Fan votes will be combined with media and coaches votes to determine the winner.
Fans are encouraged to vote via the award's website:
2010 Lowe's Senior CLASS Award
Men's Soccer Finalists
Anthony Ampaipitakwong, Midfielder, Akron
Phil Bannister, Forward, Loyola (Md.)
Jeb Brovsky, Forward, Notre Dame
Sam Hayden, Goalkeeper, UC Santa Barbara
Jason Herrick, Forward, Maryland
Clint Irwin, Goalkeeper, Elon
Samson Malijani, Forward, Fairleigh Dickinson
Alex Mangan, Forward, DePaul
Jeremy Vuolo, Goalkeeper, Syracuse
Bobby Warshaw, Defender, Stanford
Women's Soccer Finalists
Callan Elswick, Forward, Davidson
Lauren Fowlkes, Defender, Notre Dame
Ali Hawkins, Midfielder, North Carolina
Molly Kinsella, Forward, Vanderbilt
Shay Mannino, Goalkeeper, Central Michigan
Nicole Pasciolla, Midfielder, St. John's
Christen Press, Forward, Stanford
Katherine Sheeleigh, Forward, Harvard
Rachel Shipley, Midfielder, Texas A&M
Jessica Tsao, Defender, Portland