NEWMAC Announces Spring Academic All-Conference Squads

NEWMAC Announces Spring Academic All-Conference Squads


BABSON PARK, Mass. (May 5, 2011) – The NEWMAC recently announced its 2011 Spring Academic All-Conference Teams. Twenty Mount Holyoke College student-athletes were recognized for their achievements in their respective sports as well as in the classroom. Academic All-Conference Teams were selected for the sports of crew, track and field and lacrosse.

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 2009 spring 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 ten highly selective institutions committed to academic excellence: Babson College, Clark University, the United States Coast Guard Academy, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Mount Holyoke College, Smith College, Springfield College, Wellesley College, Wheaton College, and Worcester Polytechnic Institute.

2011 NEWMAC Academic All-Conference Team Selections

Emily Carol, Crew
Emily Forgione, Crew
Sarah Friedman, Crew
Fan-Jean Liu, Crew
Iliana Paul, Crew
Sarah Poniros, Crew
Anne Preston, Crew
Stephanie Roses, Crew
Cleo Schneider, Crew
Rebekah Wieland, Crew
Maddie Ballon, Track and Field
Felicia Cordeiro, Track and Field
Hannah DiCocco, Track and Field
Jacinta Edebeli, Track and Field
Jillian London, Track and Field
Emily Follo, Track and Field
Jenna Slipke, Track and Field
Hilary Bombard, Lacrosse
Kaitlyn Chin, Lacrosse
Bianca Young, Lacrosse