Bears Place Five on NEWMAC All-Academic Team

Bears Place Five on NEWMAC All-Academic Team

BOSTON, Mass. – Coast Guard placed  five cadet-athletes on the New England Women's and Men's Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) All-Academic women's track and field teams.

Senior Tara Larkin (Mechanical Engineering), juniors Jennifer Haley (Naval Architecture and Marine Engineering), Caitlin Piker (Mechanical Engineering) and Bonny Turnage (Civil Engineering) and sophomore Emily Cox (Marine and Environmental Science) were all named from the women's team. It was the second straight selection for Larkin, Haley and Piker.

Honorees must have met the following criteria: earned a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.5/4.0 scale or 4.35/5.0 scale after the 2015 Fall semester, achieved second year academic status at her institution, and been a member of the varsity team for the entire season.

The New England Women's and Men's Athletic Conference consists of 11 highly selective institutions committed to academic excellence: Babson College, Clark University, U.S Coast Guard Academy, Emerson College, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Mount Holyoke College, Smith College, Springfield College, Wellesley College, Wheaton College, and Worcester Polytechnic Institute.

2016 NEWMAC Women's Track & Field Academic All-Conference

Name

Year

 

School

Sarah Anthony

2018

 

Babson

Kim Dvorak

2016

 

Babson

Paris Eckman

2017

 

Babson

Melanie Plattner

2018

 

Babson

Emily Cox

2018

 

Coast Guard

Jennifer Haley

2017

 

Coast Guard

Tara Larkin

2016

 

Coast Guard

Caitline Piker

2017

 

Coast Guard

Bonny Turnage

2017

 

Coast Guard

Alper, Natalie

2017

 

MIT

Balek, Dana

2016

 

MIT

Dai, DingRan

2016

 

MIT

Eccles, Mary

2016

 

MIT

Gong, Maryann

2017

 

MIT

Knittel, Kendra

2016

 

MIT

Mitchell, Clementine

2016

 

MIT

Okonkwo, Nneoma

2016

 

MIT

Quinn, Sarah

2016

 

MIT

Schmitz, Leah

2016

 

MIT

Strouf, Haley

2016

 

MIT

Stuopis, Isabella

2016

 

MIT

Tylock, Jennifer

2017

 

MIT

Waller, Madeleine

2017

 

MIT

Wan, Sherry

2016

 

MIT

Zeinstra, Nicole

2016

 

MIT

Hannah Gershone

2018

 

Mount Holyoke

Aliyah Sahqani

2017

 

Mount Holyoke

Kelly Stevens

2018

 

Mount Holyoke

Brianna Weir

2017

 

Mount Holyoke

Sarah Feldman

2018

 

Smith College

Natalie Kreciglowa

2018

 

Smith College

Maggie Painter

2018

 

Smith College

Zoe Rubinstein

2018

 

Smith College

Meghan Suslovic

2018

 

Smith College

Katie Benoit

2017

 

Springfield

Addie Ferrer

2017

 

Springfield

Katarina Frazier

2017

 

Springfield

Rachel Kaliff

2017

 

Springfield

Courtney Luscier

2018

 

Springfield

Carly Markos

2017

 

Springfield

Julia Maturo

2017

 

Springfield

Abbie McCann

2018

 

Springfield

Coleen Rice

2017

 

Springfield

Nicole Salmela

2018

 

Springfield

Sarah Skillin

2016

 

Springfield

Emily Thibaud

2018

 

Springfield

Kelly Vollkommer

2016

 

Springfield

Elle Warick

2017

 

Springfield

Bay Gammans

2018

 

Wheaton

Madeline Groen

2018

 

Wheaton

Abigail Epplett

2018

 

Wheaton

Samantha Kaplan

2017

 

Wheaton

Kelsey Ferreira

2018

 

Wheaton

Georgia Michalovic

2018

 

Wheaton

Caitlin Walde

Grad

 

WPI

Jessica Orr

2016

 

WPI

Liz Pellegrini

2016

 

WPI

Alex Price

2016

 

WPI

Julie Tevenan

2016

 

WPI

Liz Hansen

2017

 

WPI

Kimberlee Kocienski

2017

 

WPI

Elizabeth Walfield

2017

 

WPI

Gina Capobianco

2018

 

WPI

Brittney Lambert

2018

 

WPI

Amelia Mattesen

2018

 

WPI

Emily Newman

2018

 

WPI

Lea Strangio

2018

 

WPI