NEWMAC Announces Winter Academic All-Conference Awards
BOSTON, Mass. – A league-leading 30 athletes represented MIT on the 2014 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, Emerson College, 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.
Springfield secured the second-highest number of honorees with 23, followed by Clark (19), and WPI (17). The following is a list of MIT's NEWMAC Academic All-Conference recipients:
Swimming and Diving
Georgia Van de Zande