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:
Martina de Geus
Louise van den Heuvel