NEWMAC Announces Winter Academic All-Conference Awards

CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – A league-leading 29 athletes represented MIT on the 2013 New England Women’s and Men’s Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) Winter Academic All-Conference Team. Criteria includes a minimum GPA of 3.5/4.0 scale or 4.35/5.0 scale, achieving second year academic status at his or her institution, and being a member of a varsity team for the entire season. 

The NEWMAC consists of 10 highly selective institutions committed to academic excellence: Babson College, Clark University, U.S. Coast Guard Academy, Mount Holyoke College, Smith College, Springfield College, Wellesley College, Wheaton College, WPI, and MIT. 

Winter sports sponsored by the NEWMAC are: men’s and women’s basketball and men’s and women’s swimming and diving.

Clark secured the second-highest number of honorees with 20, followed by WPI (15), and Smith and Wellesley with 14 apiece. The following is a list of MIT’s NEWMAC Academic All-Conference recipients:

Men's Basketball
Andrew Acker
James Burke
Paul Dawson
Noel Hollingsworth
Jamie Karraker
Mitchell Kates
Nicholas Prus
Matt Redfield
Reinier Strobos
Women's Basketball
Michelle Battipaglia
Lauren Sascha Burton
Sharon Hao
Men's Swimming and Diving
Craig Cheney
Brendan Deveney
Michael Everett
Remy Mock
Max Pruner
Ron Rosenberg
Danil Tyulmankov
Wyatt Ubellacker
Women's Swimming and Diving
Michelle Cunningham
Nora Darago
Chelsea Finn
Jane He
Elina Hu
Taylor Pearl
Katelyn Rossick
Georgia Van De Zande
Sarah Weiss