FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Eight Different NE10 Sports Represented on Academic All-American Teams.
MANSFIELD, Mass. – Following Wednesday afternoon’s release of the Google Cloud Academic All-American Track & Field Teams, the Northeast 10 Conference has 12 student-athletes that have earned Academic All-American status this spring.
The group, which represents eight different NE10 sports, was headlined by Merrimack men’s lacrosse player Charlie Bertrand – who was named Google Cloud Academic All-America Team Member of the Year for his outstanding work on the field and in the classroom.
Bertrand – who led the Warriors to their second-straight NCAA Championship this past May – was crowned the winner of the NCAA’s Elite 90 Award for boasting the top GPA at championship weekend. Additionally, he was named USILA Player of the Year and Attackman of the Year.
For a complete list of spring Academic All-Americans, as well as all NE10 Academic All-Americans from the 2018-19 school year, please see below.
Bertrand was one of five men’s student-athletes to earn Academic All-American status for the At-Large Team, which includes 16 different sports. SNHU’s Tiago Fernandes and Merrimack’s Alex Fedorov represented men’s tennis, while Adelphi’s Brendan McDougal (lacrosse) and Le Moyne’s Nicholas Barney (golf) rounded-out the list. Bertrand, Fernandes and McDougal are each repeat winners.
Four women’s student-athletes represented the NE10 on the At-Large Team, including First Team selection and the league’s Female Scholar-Athlete of the Year – Le Moyne’s Bryanna Fazio. Adelphi’s Alison Johnson (lacrosse), as well as Merrimack’s Katharina Ohmen (field hockey) and Krystal Knight (golf), also achieved Academic All-America status.
Stonehill’s Alex Demeule, the NE10 Man of the Year, Merrimack’s Katherine Ferrara and Bentley's Stephanie Mattson were the NE10 selections for the Academic All-America Track & Field Teams. It is the second-straight year that Demeule has earned Academic All-American honors.
In total, the NE10 had 22 student-athletes in the 2018-19 academic year achieve Academic All-American status – including three from both men’s basketball and men’s soccer.
SPRING ACADEMIC ALL-AMERICANS
At-Large (Men’s) - CoSIDA Release
Charlie Bertrand, Merrimack
Tiago Fernandes, SNHU
Brendan McDougal, Adelphi
Nicholas Barney, Le Moyne
Alex Fedorov, Merrimack
At-Large (Women’s) - CoSIDA Release
Bryanna Fazio, Le Moyne
Alison Johnson, Adelphi
Katharina Ohmen, Merrimack
Krystal Knight, Merrimack
Track & Field (M/W) - CoSIDA Release
Alex Demeule, Stonehill
Katherine Ferrara, Merrimack
Stephanie Mattson, Bentley
FALL/WINTER ACADEMIC ALL-AMERICANS
Jack Hansbury, Bentley
Levi Holmes III, Saint Michael’s
Ryan Richmond, Bentley
Peyton Wejnert, Pace
Emily Ferreri, Saint Michael’s
Yannik Felber, Franklin Pierce
Niklas Breunung, Le Moyne
Chaney Nash-Gibson, SNHU
Marta Turmo, Franklin Pierce
Tina Ceriello, Saint Rose
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 student-athletes compete in conference championships, 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.