June 8, 2011


Fourteen 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 2011 season and 14 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, womenís lacrosse, softball, menís tennis and menís and womenís outdoor track & field


The following student-athletes were recognized:


BASEBALL: Junior Kyle Allaire (Uxbridge, MA).


WOMENíS LACROSSE: Senior Suany Almonte (Warwick, RI), junior Hilary Switzer (Woonsocket, RI), senior Christina Tavana (Middletown, CT).


SOFTBALL: Senior Amanda Berard (Swansea, MA), senior Laura DeNoncour (Johnston, RI), sophomore Marisa Jandreau (Plainville, CT).


MENíS TENNIS: Sophomore Nate Lee (Bar Harbor, ME), junior Jason Morin (East Providence, RI) and senior Nate Rebello (Pawtucket, RI).


MENíS OUTDOOR TRACK & FIELD: Sophomore Conor McCloskey (Wakefield, RI).


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