Twenty-Nine UMass Boston Student-Athletes Named to LEC Spring All-Academic Team

Twenty-Nine UMass Boston Student-Athletes Named to LEC Spring All-Academic Team

PAWTUCKET, R.I.—Twenty-nine UMass Boston spring student-athletes were named to the 2019 Little East Conference Spring All-Academic Team, the league office announced on Wednesday. 

To be named the LEC All-Academic Team, a student-athlete must be at least in sophomore standing in the classroom, have a cumulative GPA of 3.30 or higher through the previous semester, and have been at their current institution for at least one full academic year.

All six UMass Boston spring teams were represented on the All-Academic Team. Baseball led all UMass Boston sports that compete in the LEC, for the entire academic year, with nine honorees. Softball added seven recipients, while men's tennis and lacrosse had five and four representatives. Outdoor Men's and Women's Track & Field posted two honorees apiece. 

Baseball 

Danny Brown – Jr. – Hudson, N.H. 

Anthony Cecere – RS-Jr. – Wakefield, Mass. 

Michael Comeau – So. – Andover, Mass. 

Matt Demma – Jr. – Worcester, Mass. 

Mike Doherty – So.— Brewster, Mass.  

Ben Gottesman – Jr. — Acton, Mass. 

Nick Herzog – Sr.— Riverhead, N.Y. 

Kyle Penney – Jr. — Tolland, Conn. 

Joey Rogers – Jr. – Dighton, Mass. 

Lacrosse 

Cameron Dixson – Sr. – Wayland, Mass. 

Jonah Hamilton – Sr. – Dedham, Mass. 

Joe Meyers – So. – Carmel, N.Y. 

Tom Redmond – So. – Scituate, Mass. 

Softball 

Ari Bilotta – Jr. – Leominster, Mass. 

Giovanna Bonilla – Jr. – Queens, N.Y.

Gigi Braga – Jr. – Medford, Mass. 

Kelly Danahy – So. – Kingston, Mass. 

Tori DiCenso – So. – Lynn, Mass. 

Kiera Prusmack – Jr. – Houston, Texas 

Drew Washington – So. – Bordentown, N.J. 

Men's Tennis 

Adam Acker – Jr. – Longmeadow, Mass. 

Moon Adra – Sr. – Dorchester, Mass. 

Sal Albano – Jr. – Haverhill, Mass. 

Leandro Mang – So. – Buenos Aires, Argentina 

Tin Tran – Sr. – Saigon, Vietnam 

Men's Outdoor Track & Field 

Jimmy Cannon – So. – Quincy, Mass. 

Cam Chase – Sr. – Lutz, Fla. 

Women's Outdoor Track & Field 

Olivia Burnes – Jr. – Paxton, Mass.  

Caroline Mullen – Sr. – Marshfield, Mass.