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Twenty-Three Student-Athletes Named to 2019 CACC Men's Cross Country All-Academic Team

Twenty-Three Student-Athletes Named to 2019 CACC Men's Cross Country All-Academic Team

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NEW HAVEN, Conn. (November 7, 2019) -- Twenty-three (23) student-athletes on Thursday were named to the 2019 Central Atlantic Collegiate Conference (CACC) Men's Cross Country All-Academic Team, as announced by Commissioner Dan Mara. The 23 honorees represent 11 schools that compete in the sport at the varsity level in the conference.

Chestnut Hill College, Holy Family University, Jefferson, Post University and University of the Sciences each led the way with three honorees apiece. Chestnut Hill's highest GPA was a mark of 3.77 by Alexander Lynch, while HFU's top mark was 3.88 and held by Connor Irwin. Tyler Savage held Jefferson's top GPA at a perfect 4.00, while Post's was Nolan Mazako's 3.96. Isaac Hoskins posted a GPA of 3.89 to lead the way for USciences.

Savage, along with Caldwell University's Sean Parente, owned perfect 4.0's to lead the way for all 23 honorees. Eleven (11) of the 23 honorees earned the all-academic honor for at least the second time in their respective careers, while six of those earned it for the third time.

To be eligible for the All-Academic Team, a student-athletes must meet the following criteria: a) minimum cumulative GPA of 3.5 at the end of the immediate preceding term; b) minimum of two semesters enrolled as full-time student at member institution; c) student-athlete must be second year student-athlete at member institution; and d) student-athlete must have been athletically eligible the season preceding the award and used a season of eligibility.


ABOUT THE CACC
The Central Atlantic Collegiate Conference is an NCAA Division II Conference composed of 14 institutions in Connecticut, Delaware, New Jersey, New York, and Pennsylvania. The member institutions are Bloomfield College, Caldwell University, Chestnut Hill College, Concordia (N.Y.) College, Dominican (N.Y.) College, Felician University, Georgian Court University, Goldey-Beacom College, Holy Family University, Jefferson (Philadelphia University + Thomas Jefferson University), Nyack College, Post University of Waterbury, University of the Sciences, and Wilmington University.