Embrace the Learning: Finalists Announced for the NE10 Man and Woman of the Year Awards

Embrace the Learning: Finalists Announced for the NE10 Man and Woman of the Year Awards


Award Winners to be Named at NE10 Banquet on June 3.

MANSFIELD, Mass. – Of the 32 student-athletes nominated for the Northeast 10 Conference Man and Woman of the Year awards, the list has been narrowed down to just six finalists – three men and three women – with winners for each honor being announced at the NE10 Year-End Banquet on Monday, June 3.

The NE10 Man and Woman of the Year awards honor student-athletes for their excellence in competition, in the classroom and in the community. The Woman of the Year award winner will be forwarded to the NCAA for their National Woman of the Year award, serving as the NE10’s nomination.

Each of the league’s 15 member institutions nominated at least one student-athlete for each award and the 32 total nominations have been narrowed down to six finalists.

The NE10 Banquet is scheduled for the evening of Monday, June 3, at the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame.

NE10 Man of the Year Finalists

Ryan Richmond, Bentley - Basketball
Tiago Fernandes, SNHU - Tennis
Alexander Demeule, Stonehill - Cross Country/Track & Field

NE10 Woman of the Year Finalists

Chelsea Abreu, Adelphi - Lacrosse
Bryanna Fazio, Le Moyne - Lacrosse
Paige Predmore, Pace - Field Hockey

The NE10 is an association of 15 diverse institutions serving student-athletes across 24 NCAA Division II sports. Together we build brilliant futures by embracing the journey of every student-athlete.

Each year, 4,500 student-athletes compete in conference championships, making the NE10 the largest DII conference in the country in terms of sport sponsorship. Leading the way in the classroom, on the field and within the community, the NE10 is proud of its comprehensive program and the experience it provides student-athletes.