FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

 

December 10, 2009

 

Eight Rhode Island College Student-Athletes Named to Little East Conference
Fall All-Academic Team

Providence, RI-The Little East Conference office recently announced the honorees for the Fall All-Academic teams for the 2009 season and eight Rhode Island College student-athletes were selected.

 

Student-athletes earned recognition on the all-academic teams based on the following criteria: at least a sophomore in academic and athletic standing and a minimum cumulative grade point average of a 3.3. The conference office honored student-athletes in the following sports: menís & womenís soccer, womenís tennis, womenís volleyball and menís and womenís cross country.

 

The following RIC student-athletes were honored:

 

MENíS SOCCER: Sophomores Ben Coco (Albany, NY) and Chris Spina (Delmar, NY).

 

WOMENíS SOCCER: Junior Alicia Lardaro (Peace Dale, RI).

 

WOMENíS VOLLEYBALL: Senior Sharon Corriveau (Coventry, RI).

 

WOMENíS TENNIS: Senior Julie Bannon (Narragansett, RI).

 

MENíS CROSS COUNTRY: Sophomore Ethan Leary (Newport, RI).

 

WOMENíS CROSS COUNTRY: Junior Katie Desrosiers (Warwick, RI) and sophomore Brittany Richer (Woonsocket, RI).

 

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