SCRANTON, PA -- The University of Scranton added six new members -- including Union Catholic graduate and Scotch Plains resident Erin (O'Connor) Lentini '09 (women's swimming) --  into its athletics department Wall of Fame on Saturday, Feb. 8, 2020.

Erin (O'Connor) Lentini - Women's Swimming, 2006-09
One of Scranton's most decorated women's swimmers in program history, Lentini was a back-to-back Landmark Conference Female Swimmer of the Year, taking the award in both 2008 and 2009, leading Scranton to the Landmark title in both seasons. She also earned the Middle Atlantic Conference Rookie of the Year award in 2006 and at the end of her career, earned the 2009 O'Hara award, recognizing the outstanding senior student-athlete at Scranton. 

Overall, Lentini won 10 combined individual conference championships in the MAC and Landmark Conferences, taking six alone in two Landmark Championship meets. She also was a member of four Landmark Conference champion relay teams and broke the Byron Center pool record in the 400-IM in her career.

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This other inductees for 2020 were: Brooke (Hinkley) Ferro '08 (volleyball), Beth Howlett (field hockey), Liz (O'Connor) Huck '04 (women's soccer), Kathleen (Daly) Jordan '08 (women's basketball), and Chris Psihoules '09 (baseball).

The Wall of Fame was founded in 1970 to honor student-athletes, administrators and those in the community who have been instrumental in the overall development of the University's athletics program. This year's class brings the Wall's membership to 267. is Scotch Plains-Fanwood’s only free daily local news source. Sign up for our free daily eNewsletter and “Like” us on Facebook and Twitter @SPF_TAP. Download the free TAPinto App for iPhone or Android.