PAWTUCKET, R.I. – The U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) announced its 2018 All-Academic team and individual award recipients Thursday, honoring seven Little East Conference (LEC) men's and women's track & field programs.
The men's and women's programs from Keene State College, and the women's programs from UMass Dartmouth, Plymouth State University and the University of Southern Maine earned the USTFCCCA All-Academic Team. The USTFCCCA All-Academic Team award goes to programs that have a cumulative team GPA of at least 3.0 on a 4.0 scale.
A total of nine student-athletes from Keene State, UMass Boston, UMass Dartmouth and Southern Maine received USTFCCCA All-Academic honors, having posted a GPA of 3.30 or better and either competed at a NCAA Indoor or Outdoor Championship, or finished the regular season with a top-50 individual event or top-35 relay national ranking.
2018 USTFCCCA All-Academic Recipients
Keene State – Men: Jared Hannon
UMass Boston - Women: Olivia Burnes
UMass Dartmouth – Men: John Kleczkowski, Michael Volkman
Southern Maine – Men: Zach Hoyle, Charles Moody
Southern Maine – Women: Emily Close, Jhanel Potts, Mallory Adamson