BOSTON, Mass. – The NEWMAC recently announced its 2017 Spring Academic All-Conference Teams and 20 student-athletes from Mount Holyoke College have been selected. Those chosen were recognized for their achievements in their respective sports, as well as in the classroom from lacrosse, rowing and track & field.
Honorees must have met the following criteria: earned a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.5/4.0 scale or 4.35/5.0 scale after the 2016 fall semester, achieved second year academic status at her institution, and been a member of the varsity team for the entire season.
The NEWMAC consists of 11 highly selective institutions committed to academic excellence: Babson College, Clark University, the United States Coast Guard Academy, Emerson College, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Mount Holyoke College, Smith College, Springfield College, Wellesley College, Wheaton College, and Worcester Polytechnic Institute.
|Kaitlin Braz||Jr.||Tolland, Conn./East Catholic|
|Julia Lankin||Jr.||West Hartford, Conn./Conard|
||Sr.||Richmond, R.I./The Greene School|
|Azulina Green||Sr.||Austin, Texas/Gurza High School|
|Sharlow Hitchcock||So.||Methuen, Mass./Methuen|
|Mira Kelly-Fair||Sr.||San Francisco, Calif./Lowell|
||Sr.||West Point, N.Y./James I. O'Neill|
|Emma Tollerton||Sr.||Rockville, Md./Richard Montgomery|
|Nicole Villacres||Jr.||Fayetteville, Ark./Fayetteville|
|Leela Woody||Sr.||Exeter, N.H./Phillips Exeter Academy|
|Zoe Zelkowitz||So.||Scarsdale, N.Y./Scarsdale|
|Track & Field
|Mia Barnes||Jr.||Thornville, Ohio/Monteverde Friends School|
|Julia Criscione||Jr.||Bernardsville, N.J./Villa Walsh Academy|
|Hannah Gershone||Jr.||Minnetonka, Minn./Hopkins|
|Julia Hecking||So.||Greenville, Pa./Greenville|
|Corrin Moss||So.||Columbus, Ohio/Columbus Alternative HS|
|Aliyah Sahqani||Sr.||Karachi, Pakistan/Karachi Grammar School|
|Kelly Stevens||Jr.||Southboro, Mass./Worcester Academy|