July 7, 2011

Nine Spring Athletes Named to Northeast-10 All-Academic Team

NORTH ANDOVER, MA – Nine Merrimack student-athletes from the 2011 spring season were named to the Northeast-10 All-Academic team.

Baseball and men's tennis each had two honorees, while softball, men's lacrosse, women's lacrosse, men's outdoor track, and women's outdoor track had one each.

Mark O'Flynn (Ipswich, MA) and Joe Mantoni (Hopedale, MA) represented the baseball team, while Petar Golijanin (Novi Sad, Serbia) and Tim McHugh (Edgartown, MA) were named from the tennis team.

Monique Gosselin (Lawrence, MA) was selected from softball, while Corey Luney (Little Silver, NJ) and Colleen Strachan (Bedford, MA) represented the lacrosse squads.

Peter Early (Ward Hill, MA) and Rachel Lozeau (Nashua, NH) rounded out Merrimack's representation, earning selection from the men's and women's outdoor track teams.

To be eligible for the all-academic teams, student-athletes must have a 3.3 cumulative GPA or higher, must have been a significant contributor on his or her team, and must be a sophomore, junior, senior or graduate student. From there, student-athletes are voted on by a committee selected by the Northeast-10.