35 Eagles Named to Fall 2018 NAC All-Academic Team

35 Eagles Named to Fall 2018 NAC All-Academic Team

WATERVILLE, Maine - A total of 153 student-athletes have been named to the North Atlantic Conference (NAC) All-Academic Team after the fall 2018 semester.

The NAC All-Academic Team recognizes student-athletes on varsity sports teams who have earned a cumulative grade-point average (GPA) of 3.50 or higher on a 4.0 scale. Student-athletes must also have reached sophomore academic standing and competed in a minimum of two years of varsity competition at their institution. Each institution is responsible for submitting eligible student-athletes for the All-Academic Team.

A number of this semester's All-Academic honorees also excelled athletically. The team consisted of 29 student-athletes who were voted as All-NAC selections in their respective sports, including 21 First Team and 8 Second Team selections. The academic team also consisted of 19 Sportsmanship Team honorees. The NAC Sportsmanship Team is reserved for those who positively affect the culture and environment of their sport and clearly demonstrate sportsmanship and integrity beyond the playing rules.

Husson women's soccer had the most student-athletes of any NAC fall sport with 11 recognized, followed by men's soccer and field hockey with six. Women's volleyball saw five join the All-Academic team while men's and women's cross country, and men's golf each has two. Women's tennis rounded out the Eagles with one. Rod Ghanayem was one of eight student-athletes who were recognized as Senior Scholar Athletes of the Year in their respective sport and also honored on the All-Academic Team.

Click here to view the complete Fall 2018 All-Academic Team.

Zach Hartman So. Physical Therapy Kennebunk, Maine Men's Cross Country
Patrick Welch Jr. Criminal Justice Hampden, Maine Men's Cross Country
Katherine Camire So. Occupational Therapy Acton, Maine Women's Cross Country
Amanda Marcus Jr. Marketing Communications Wiscasset, Maine Women's Cross Country
Arika Brochu Sr. Elementary Education    Augusta, Maine Field Hockey
Lauren Grocholl So. Nursing Brunswick, Maine Field Hockey
Shannon Ripley So. Health Sciences Owls Head, Maine Field Hockey
Sadie Royer Sr. Business Administration / MBA Greene, Maine Field Hockey
Andrea Shaggy So. Physical Therapy Harwinton, Conn. Field Hockey
Karen Stemm So. Biology Gorham, Maine Field Hockey
Ross DeLorenzo Jr. Criminal Justice Union, Maine Men's Golf
Taylor Morang Sr. Business Administration Winthrop, Maine Men's Golf
Dylan Bryce Sr. Physical Therapy Smithsburg, Md. Men's Soccer
Kevin Doyon So. Sports Journalism Walden, Vt. Men's Soccer
Rod Ghanayem Sr. Physical Therapy Orlando, Fla. Men's Soccer
Rafael Paganoni So. Pre-Pharmacy Sao Paulo, Brazil Men's Soccer
Kyle Townsend Jr. Business Management Hampden, Maine Men's Soccer
Jahmal Williams So. Pre-Pharmacy Wingdale, N.Y. Men's Soccer
Colby Brown So. Physical Therapy Terryville, Conn. Women's Soccer
Alli Carey Jr. Physical Therapy Plymouth, N.H. Women's Soccer
Morgan Carver So. Nursing Gardiner, Maine Women's Soccer
Emily Helgerson So. Criminal Justice Providence, R.I. Women's Soccer
Alexa Lynham So. Legal Studies Westbrook, Maine Women's Soccer
Lacey MacDonald So. Entertainment Production Plymouth, Maine Women's Soccer
Kathryn McGinnis Sr. Occupational Therapy Center Barnstead, N.H. Women's Soccer
Kylie O'Connell Jr. Psychology Belmont, N.H Women's Soccer
Joan Overman Jr. Business Administration Washburn, Maine Women's Soccer
Bri Saulter So. Business Hermon, Maine Women's Soccer
Shie Smith So. Accounting Winthrop, Maine Women's Soccer
Jocelyn Bell Jr. Pre-Pharmacy Holden, Maine Women's Tennis
Delaney Chisholm Jr. Business Administration Tewskbury, Mass. Women's Volleyball
Hanna Hembrow Jr. Physical Therapy Milford, N.H. Women's Volleyball
Alex Martinez So. Secondary Education - Life Sciences Chelsea, Mass. Women's Volleyball
Mary Grace Power Jr. Occupational Therapy Bellerose Village, N.Y. Women's Volleyball
Melanie Rielly So. Health Sciences/Forensic Science Chepachet, R.I. Women's Volleyball