Westwood, Mass. (October 25) -- The New England Women's and Men's Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) has announced the 2018 Men's Cross Country Academic All-Conference Team. MIT led the way with a league-high nine Academic All-Conference selections as 32 student-athletes were honored overall.
Honorees must have a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.5/4.0 scale or 4.35/5.0 scale after the 2017 spring semester, achieved second-year academic status at his institution and been a member of the varsity team for the entire season.
For MIT, four student-athletes are being honored as cross country Academic All-Conference performers for the third time, while two are two-time honorees and three are being recognized for the first time in their careers. Below is the full list of MIT selections.
The New England Women's and Men's Athletic Conference consists of 11 highly selective institutions committed to academic excellence: Babson College, Clark University, U.S Coast Guard Academy, Emerson College, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Mount Holyoke College, Smith College, Springfield College, Wellesley College, Wheaton College, and Worcester Polytechnic Institute.