CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – For the second year in
a row MIT placed a league-high 31 athletes on the New England
Football Conference (NEFC) All-Academic Team. To qualify for the
team, a player must have completed three semesters at the same
institution and maintain a 3.7 or higher cumulative grade point
average on a 5.0 scale. A total of 254 student-athletes from all 16
member institutions collected accolades.
The NEFC is comprised of Bridgewater State College, Curry College, Endicott College, Fitchburg State College, Framingham State College, MIT, Maine Maritime Academy, Massachusetts Maritime Academy, Nichols College, Plymouth State University, Salve Regina University, U.S. Coast Guard Academy, UMass-Dartmouth, Western New England College, Westfield State College, and Worcester State College.
Salve Regina secured the second-highest number of honorees with 25 selections, followed by Endicott with 24. The following is a list of MIT's representatives on the NEFC All-Academic Team: