ATTLEBORO, Mass. - The New England Collegiate Conference announced Monday morning that 17 Nighthawk student-athletes have been named to the 2017-2018 Academic All-Conference team for the spring semester.
To be eligible for the award, a student-athlete must be at least a sophomore in class standing and must hold a GPA above 3.40 on the 4.00 scale.
Student-athletes who competed in men's and women's basketball, men's volleyball, baseball, softball, and men's and women's lacrosse are eligible for spring NECC academic honors.
Out of 142 overall student-athletes, the following 17 Nighthawks have been given the honor:
Joshua Thorne, Major: International Business, Men's Volleyball
Cesar Cruz, Major: Culinary Management, Men's Volleyball
Oscar Chavez, Major: Sport Management, Men's Volleyball
Tina Babcock, Major: Business Management & Marketing, Softball
Averi Johnson, Major: Criminal Justice, Softball
Samantha Libby, Major: Graphic Design, Softball
Alina Milauskas, Major: Communication, Softball
Noelle Sass, Major: Sport Management, Softball
Mallory Stefan, Major: Communication, Softball
Alexis Vieira, Major: Legal Studies, Softball
Keely Molloy, Major: Psychology, Women's Lacrosse
Justin Banks, Major: Psychology, Baseball
Brett Cabral, Major: Marketing, Baseball
Andrew DiRito, Major: Business Management, Baseball
Nick Dorazio, Major: Criminal Justice, Baseball
James McGrorry, Major: Communication, Baseball
Jacob Pringle, Major: Sport Management, Baseball
NECC All-Academic Press Release: http://www.neccathletics.com/landing/1718academic