BOSTON, Mass. – A league-leading 38 athletes represented MIT on the 2015 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 11 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 24, followed by Clark (19), and Smith (13). The following is a list of MIT's NEWMAC Academic All-Conference recipients:
Men's Swimming and
Women's Swimming and
Georgia Van De Zande