NEWMAC Announces Fall Academic All-Conference Awards

CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – A league-leading 45 athletes represented MIT on the 2011 New England Women’s and Men’s Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) Fall 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, Mount Holyoke College, Smith College, Springfield College, Wellesley College, Wheaton College, WPI, and MIT.

Fall sports sponsored by the NEWMAC are: men’s and women’s cross country, field hockey, men’s and women’s soccer, women’s tennis, and women’s volleyball.

WPI secured the second-highest number of honorees with 36, followed by Springfield (33), and Clark (30). The following is a list of MIT’s NEWMAC Academic All-Conference recipients:

Men's Cross Country
Justin Bullock
Jay McKenna
Stephen Serene 
Logan Trimble
Matthew Weaver

Women's Cross Country
Kaitlin Allen
Chandler Burfield
Marie Burkland
Martina de Gues
Katherine Eve
Margaret Lloyd
Tania Morimoto
Claire O'Connell
Olivia Papa
Sarah Sprague
Alexandra Taylor
Louise van den Heuvel

Field Hockey
Michelle Dion
Molly McShane
Michelle Teplensky
Maddy Wharton

Men's Soccer
Samuel Acquah
Chris Hammond
Luis Juarez
Cameron McCord
Tyler Singer-Clark
Jonathan Tebes

Women's Soccer
Stephanie Cooke
Rachel Dia Carlson
Hannah Lawson
Leslie Meyer
Kaitlyn Nealon
Allison Park
Andrea Park
Meghan Wright

Women's Tennis
Julia Hsu
Hillary Jenny
Caitlin Pomeroy
Anastasia Vishnevetsky

Women's Volleyball
Tatiana Berger
Kristine Bunker
Jess Fessler
Sharon Hao
Natasha Jensen
Katie Spielbauer