April 28, 2014

NEWMAC Announces Spring Academic All-Conference Awards

BOSTON, Mass. – A league-leading 74 athletes represented MIT on the 2014 New England Women's and Men's Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) Spring Academic All-Conference Team. The Engineers finished the year with a conference-high 166 selections, followed by Springfield College with 104.

Honorees must have met the following criteria: earned a minimum GPA of 3.5/4.0 scale or 4.35/5.0 scale, achieved second year academic status at his or her institution, and been a member of a varsity team for the entire season.

The NEWMAC consists of 11 highly selective institutions committed to academic excellence: Babson College, Clark University, U.S. Coast Guard Academy, Emerson College, MIT, Mount Holyoke College, Smith College, Springfield College, Wellesley College, Wheaton College, and WPI.

Spring sports sponsored by the NEWMAC are: baseball, men's and women's lacrosse, women's rowing, softball, men's tennis, and men's and women's track and field.

WPI secured the second-highest number of honorees with 49, followed by Springfield (41), and Smith (27). The following is a list of MIT's NEWMAC Academic All-Conference recipients:

Baseball
Hayden Cornwell
Patrick Dayton
Kendall Helbert
Kiel Jindra
Sean Karson
Brandon Lowe
Max Ockner
Jon Rea
Nate Rodman
Karl Sorensen
Parker Tew
Chad Uyehara
Alan Wang
Michael Wymer

Men's Lacrosse
Nick Arango
Eric Bartell
Britt Cyr
Sidhanth Rao
Joel Santisteban
Joseph Sullivan
Luke Verdi
Quantum Wei
Tim Wilczynski

Women's Lacrosse
Kristyn Berretta
Isabella DiDio
Erica Du
Emily Dunne
Meaghan Fitzgerald
Christine Jiang
Laura Lu
Lyndsy Muri
Nadia Wallace

Softball
Tori Jensen
Melissa Kreider
Karly McLaughlin
K.K. Wopat

Men's Tennis
Jeffrey Bu
Justin Cheung
Alex Jaffe
Jeffrey Sperling

Men's Track and Field
Derek Barnes
Nicholas Diamantoni
Kris Frey
Dominique Hoskin
Harrison Hunter
Matt Jordan
States Lee
Richard Lu
Jordan Mizerak
Carrington Motley
Samuel Parker
Harry Rein
Adrian Samsel
Benjamin Schreck
Tyler Singer-Clark
Benji Xie

Women's Track and Field
Kaitlin Allen
Margaret Coad
Isabel Crystal
Martina de Geus
Cindy Huang
Shivani Kaushal
Abigail Klein
Jaclyn Konopka
Stephanie Marzen
Sarah Quinn
Leah Schmitz
Isabella Stuopis
Heather Sweeney
Veronica Szklarzewski
Alexandra Taylor
Louise van den Heuvel
Ashley Wheeler
Nicole Zeinstra