February 28, 2013


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

Providence, R.I.-The Little East Conference office recently announced the honorees for the 2012-13 Winter All-Academic teams 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 basketball; menís & womenís indoor track & field; womenís swimming and diving.


The following student-athletes were recognized:


WOMENíS BASKETBALL: Junior Stephanie Prusko (Lincoln, RI), sophomore Megan Sewall (Portsmouth, RI) and senior Alexia Vega (North Providence, RI).


MENíS INDOOR TRACK & FIELD: Junior Tom DeCristofaro (Smithfield, RI), senior Conor McCloskey (Wakefield, RI) and junior Cameron Richer (Woonsocket, RI).


WOMENíS SWIMMING: Junior Sophie Kanno (Cranston, RI) and sophomore Kristen Wilkinson (North Providence, RI).