BOSTON, Mass. – A league-leading 62 athletes represented MIT on the 2013 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 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.
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.
Springfield secured the second-highest number of honorees with 40, followed by WPI (34), and Emerson (33). The following is a list of MIT's NEWMAC Academic All-Conference recipients:
Martina de Geus
Louise van den Heuvel
Rachel Dias Carlson