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Williamson's First Team Selection Headlines 21 NE10 Selections
MANSFIELD, Mass. - 21 Northeast-10 Conference student-athletes were recently named Google Cloud Academic All-Americans® by the College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA). The award recognizes combined outstanding performance on the court and in the classroom.
Recently-graduated Merrimack softball player Alyssa Williamson was named a First Team Academic All-American. A Psychology major, Williamson posted a 3.90 grade point average, and was a First Team All-Conference selection as well. She was recently honored as the NE10's Female Scholar-Athlete of the Year at the conference's annual awards ceremony in June.
To see each of the NE10's student-athletes that were honored, please see below. Merrimack and Pace each had four student-athletes recognized, while Adelphi and Bentley had three apiece.
Google Cloud Academic All-America Team - Baseball
Josiah Gray, Le Moyne - 2nd Team
Matthew Ronai, Merrimack - 3rd Team
Google Cloud Academic All-America Team - At-Large
Rebecca Fakas, Adelphi - 2nd Team
Charlie Bertrand, Merrimack - 2nd Team
Tiago Fernandes, SNHU - 2nd Team
Brendan McDougal, Adelphi - 3rd Team
Mikhail Belov, Merrimack - 3rd Team
Lesly Sanchez Alvarez, Pace - 3rd Team
Google Cloud Academic All-America Team - Cross Country / Track & Field
Kemani Hume, American International - 2nd Team
Martin Gradijan, Franklin Pierce - 3rd Team
Alexander Demeule, Stonehill - 3rd Team
Google Cloud Academic All-America Team - Softball
Alyssa Williamson, Merrimack - 1st Team
Brenna Martini, Adelphi - 2nd Team
Alexis Eastman, Le Moyne - 3rd Team
CSCAA Scholar All-American - Swimming & Diving
Collen Kurtz, Assumption
Brooke Jameson, Bentley
Kate Kaduboski, Bentley
Melissa Viator, Bentley
Daniel Galarza, Pace
Annabel Keppel-Palmer, Pace
Madison Kiefer, Pace
ABOUT THE NE10
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 of those student-athletes compete in conference championships in 24 sports, 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.