July 16, 2010


Thirteen Rhode Island College
Student-Athletes Named to Little East Conference Spring All-Academic Team

Providence, RIóThe Little East Conference office recently announced the honorees for the Spring All-Academic teams for the 2010 season and 13 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: baseball, menís and womenís lacrosse, softball, menís tennis, and menís and womenís outdoor track and field.


The following student-athletes were recognized:


BASEBALL: Sophomore Kyle Allaire (Uxbridge, MA) and junior Matt Thadeio (West Greenwich, RI).


WOMENíS LACROSSE: Junior Suany Almonte (Warwick, RI).


SOFTBALL: Junior Amanda Berard (Swansea, MA) and senior Jenna Deveines (Lowville, NY).


MENíS TENNIS: Sophomore Jason Morin (East Providence, RI), junior Nate Rebello (Pawtucket, RI) and junior Mike Ricci (Cranston, RI).


MENíS OUTDOOR TRACK  & FIELD: Junior Chris Allegretta (Warwick, RI).


WOMENíS OUTDOOR TRACK & FIELD: Senior Stephanie Bucci (Smithfield, RI), junior Katie Desrosiers (Warwick, RI), junior Kayla DiBlasi (Smithfield, RI) and sophomore Brittany Richer (Woonsocket, RI).