Lindsay Rotherham, Middlebury College
Lindsay Rotherham graduated magna cum laude from Middlebury College in the spring of 2009 with a degree in political science. She was the recipient of the school’s Hazeltine-Klevenow Memorial Trophy, given annually to the senior female who best combines ability in athletics and excellence in scholarship. She is a two-time member of the All-NESCAC Academic team.
Rotherham was a four-year member of the women’s soccer program at Middlebury. She played in 47 career games, including 15 in both her junior and senior seasons. She earned second-team All-NESCAC honors during the fall of 2008, while also being selected to the All-New England and All-Region squads. Her teams made four NESCAC Tournament appearances, advancing to an NCAA Sectional in 2006.
She was a team leader and winner of the program’s "Miner Award" awarded to the member of the women’s soccer team who, in the opinion of her teammates, has best typified the Middlebury College athlete with fair play, unselfishness, and excellence of performance in Soccer.
Rotherham has committed to a year of service with Grassroot Soccer, a public health education organization that uses soccer as a vehicle for teaching HIV/AIDS awareness and prevention in sub-Saharan Africa.