NORTH DARTMOUTH, MA - Director of Communications the Little East Conference, Jack Holleran, announced today the LEC All-Academic team for the 2011 spring season. A total of 155 student-athletes representing all eight of the Little East Conference institutions earned this honor based on outstanding performance in the classroom including 11 student-athletes from the University of Massachusetts Boston.
To be named to the All-Academic team, the student-athlete must have completed at least one academic year and have a cumulative grade point average of at least 3.33 on a 4.00 scale. The following were named to the team from UMass Boston.
Athlete Sport Hometown/High School
Taryn Asta Softball Marshfield, MA/Marshfield
Ty Buccetti Baseball Wallingford, CT/Xavier
Christopher Chapman Men's Track & Field Brockton, MA/Brockton
Kirby Cole Men's Track & Field Shrewsbury, MA/Shrewsbury
Michael Crowder Men's Lacrosse Flint, MI/Powers Catholic
Jeffrey Curran Men's Lacrosse Canton, MA/Canton
Rebecca Gabai Women's Track & Field Brookline, MA/Brookline
Jeff Laurore Men's Track & Field Malden, MA/Malden
Patrick Noble Baseball Somerville, MA/Matignon
Erica Sherman Softball West Haven, CT/West Haven
Emily Wolf Softball Salem, NH/Salem