NE-10 Announces Scholar-Athlete Award Nominees

NE-10 Announces Scholar-Athlete Award Nominees


May 26, 2016

Finalists to Be Released June 2nd

MANSFIELD, Mass. – The Northeast-10 Conference unveiled its nominees for the Male and Female Outstanding Scholar-Athlete of the Year awards on Thursday.

For the complete list of nominees, please see below.

A committee made up of faculty members and athletic administrators conducts voting for the Outstanding Scholar-Athlete awards. The two student-athletes will be recognized at the Northeast-10 annual year-end banquet next month in Providence, R.I.

To be eligible for nomination of the Scholar-Athlete awards, a student-athlete must be in their final year of athletic eligibility during 2015-16, must be graduating with a degree this May (unless in a master’s program), must be enrolled in a full-time course load, and must have a minimum final cumulative grade point average of a 3.30.

The sports of baseball, women’s basketball, women’s lacrosse, women’s soccer and volleyball each had the most nominees with three apiece. The finalists for the two awards will be released on Thursday, June 2.

2016 Northeast-10 Male Scholar-Athlete Nominees
Adelphi – John English – Lacrosse
Assumption – Tim Carroll – Golf
Bentley – Keegan Hyland – Basketball
Franklin Pierce – Justin Brock – Baseball
Le Moyne – Aidan Fuller – Golf
Merrimack – Julio Leon Garcia – Soccer
New Haven – Devin Rose – Cross Country
Pace – Dylan Mouzakes – Baseball
Saint Anselm – Jake Stokes – Lacrosse
Saint Michael’s – Mike Schreiner – Ice Hockey
Saint Rose – Phillip Zdanowski – Baseball
Southern Connecticut – Dean Bhatt – Cross Country/Track & Field
Southern New Hampshire – Jonathan Lupinelli – Soccer
Stonehill – Anthony Masucci – Football 

2016 Northeast-10 Female Scholar-Athlete Nominees
Adelphi – Taylor Groth – Soccer
American International – Brianna Bishop – Basketball
Assumption – Kelly Conley – Basketball
Bentley – Jaci Buscher – Volleyball
Franklin Pierce – Kara Charette – Basketball
Le Moyne – Maggie Monnat – Lacrosse
Merrimack – Jenna Savi – Soccer
New Haven – Christina Luca – Lacrosse
Pace – Rebecca Italiano – Volleyball
Saint Anselm – Meagan Halligan – Field Hockey
Saint Michael’s – Kelsie Miller – Field Hockey
Saint Rose – Michaela Phillips – Soccer
Southern Connecticut – Kelly Gunneson – Volleyball
Southern New Hampshire – Alexa Allen – Lacrosse
Stonehill – Trisha Pierson – Track & Field 

The Northeast-10 Conference is an association of 15 NCAA Division II colleges and universities located in New England and New York that is committed to supporting balanced academic and athletic opportunities for more than 6,500 student-athletes. 

Each year, 4,500 of those student-athletes compete in conference championships in 24 sports, making the NE-10 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 Northeast-10 is proud of its comprehensive program and the experience it provides student-athletes.