20 Named to NEWMAC Spring Academic All-Conference Team

20 Named to NEWMAC Spring Academic All-Conference Team

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.

2017 NEWMAC Academic All-Conference Teams
Kaitlin Braz Jr. Tolland, Conn./East Catholic
Julia Lankin Jr. West Hartford, Conn./Conard




Briana Chace
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
Mahirah Mustaffa So. Singapore/Innova
Meghan Ryan
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













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