2016-17 GNAC Academic All-Conference Honorees Announced

2016-17 GNAC Academic All-Conference Honorees Announced

BOSTON, Mass. – The Great Northeast Athletic Conference (GNAC) has released the 2016-17 All-Academic All-Conference selections and 92 Saint Joseph's College student-athletes have been honored.

This year's list consists of 894 student-athletes from 12 full-time institutions and 12 associate member institutions who have met the following criteria in maintaining a 3.25 cumulative grade point average, completed at least one full season of competition at a GNAC institution and is of sophomore status academically.

The list of 894 individuals from 17 GNAC sports constitutes the most honored by the conference for the eighth consecutive academic year and totals 33 additional individuals when compared to the 2015-16 list. With 91 honorees this year, Saint Joseph's ranks third behind Emmanuel College (100) and Johnson & Wales University (98) for the total number of student-athletes listed on the 2016-17 All-Academic Team.

For the Monks, the 2016-17 total is the most in the institution's 10 years as a member of the conference, topping last year's mark by one individual. In addition, Saint Joseph's has had at least 40 athletes honored in each of the institution's 10 years as a member of the GNAC (2008 - 42, 2009 - 61, 2010 - 59, 2011 – 58, 2012 - 75, 2013 – 70, 2014 – 82, 2015 – 86, 2016 - 89; 2017 – 92, 714 total).

The following is a list of the 91 Saint Joseph's GNAC All-Academic selections; a group that includes 37 repeat honorees, including 15 who earned the award third time (***) and 22 for the second time (**) during their respective collegiate careers.


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2016-17 Saint Joseph's GNAC Academic All-Conference Selections:

Melodie Bailey Lebanon, Maine Exercise Science Sophomore Softball
Sean Baker Medfield, Mass. Nursing Senior Soccer
Kelsey Barrett Gardiner, Maine Elementary Education Sophomore Cross Country/Track & Field
Austin Bell** Gorham, Maine Business Management Junior Soccer
Darian Berry Rochester, N.H. Business Junior Basketball
Leia Berube Brewer, Maine Environmental Science Junior Swimming
Scott Betts** Peabody, Mass. Exercise Science Senior Baseball
Taylor Black*** Cardiff by the Sea, Calif. Exercise Science Senior Baseball
Elyse Caiazzo** Scarborough, Maine Political/Environmental Science Junior Field Hockey/Lacrosse
Andrew Carroll Douglas, Mass. Business Finance/Management Sophomore Basketball
Julia Champagne Brunswick, Maine Physical Education Sophomore Basketball
Benjamin Coleman*** Williamstown, Mass. Marketing Senior Baseball
Jameson Collins*** Sandown, N.H. Exercise Science Senior Baseball
Sarah Comtois** Lowell, Mass. New Media Communications Junior Soccer
Jordynne Copp** Cumberland, Maine Nursing Junior Volleyball
Casidee Couture*** Jay, Maine Sports Management/Exercise Science Senior Softball
Dylan Cox Oxford, Maine Politcal Science Senior Golf
Daniel Cunningham West Islip, N.Y. Business Administration Sophomore Lacrosse
Sarah Curtin Strafford, N.H. Nursing Sophomore Cross Country/Track & Field
Mitchell Cyr Rochester, N.H. Business and Sports Management Sophomore Soccer
Haley DaGraca Saco, Maine Medical Biology Sophomore Soccer
Brittany Dalphonse*** Coventry, R.I. Nursing Senior Swimming
Emily DeLuca** Gorham, Maine Exercise Science Junior Basketball/Soccer
Dan Donovan** Lynn, Mass. Criminal Justice Senior Baseball
Connor Dufour Augusta, Maine Marketing/International Business Senior Cross Country
Kelsey Dumond*** Lewiston, Maine Exercise Science Senior Field Hockey
Sarah Dyer Seabrook, N.H. Health and Wellness Promotion Sophomore Volleyball
Abbie Eastman*** Norway, Maine Politcal Science Senior Basketball
Gregory Emanuelson Hudson, N.H. Business and Sports Management Sophomore Baseball
Raymond Emery Abington, Mass. Criminal Justice Sophomore Lacrosse
Lucas Fisher** Strafford, N.H. History/Secondary Education Junior Cross Country/Track & Field
Daniel Fox** South Portland, Maine Finance/Marketing Junior Soccer
Meghan Fullarton*** Windham, Maine Biology/Pre-PA Senior Cross Country
Jared Gagne Dover, N.H. Finance and Accounting Sophomore Baseball
Chris Gerossie Chester, N.H. Criminal Justice Junior Baseball
Zachary Glanville Portland, Maine Business Management Junior Lacrosse
Travis Godbout** Portland, Maine Finance/Marketing Senior Baseball
Ryan Godin Oxford Hills, Maine Finance and Accounting Senior Golf
Shadai Gosselin*** Somersworth, N.H. Business Management Senior Volleyball
Zackery Gryskwicz Standish, Maine Sports Management Sophomore Soccer/Swim
Ryan Guidaboni Nashua, N.H. Business/Accounting Sophomore Soccer
Adam Hachey Winthrop, Maine Marketing Sophomore Golf
Kyrie Harnden** Wilton, Maine Nursing Junior Cross Country/Track & Field
Arianna Kahler Lisbon Falls, Maine Nursing Sophomore Field Hockey
Justin Karageorge** North Smithfield, R.I. Accounting Junior Soccer
Emily Kehoe*** Perkinsville, Vt. Physical Education Senior Basketball
Kayla Kelly York, Maine Exercise Science Sophomore Field Hockey/Lacrosse
Cornelius Koch Quincy, Mass. Politcal Science Sophomore Lacrosse
Lauren Lecompte Lewiston, Maine Nursing Sophomore Cross Country
Marisa Lundy*** Merrimac, Mass. Nursing Senior Cross Country/Track & Field
Michaela MacDonald New Gloucester, Maine Special Education Sophomore Soccer
Brianne Maloney South Portland, Maine Elementary Education Junior Basketball/Lacrosse
Hannah Marks Waldoboro, Maine Business and Sports Management Sophomore Basketball
Maxwell McCoomb*** South Berwick, Maine Business and Sports Management Senior Baseball
Noah McDaniel Eliot, Maine Finance Sophomore Baseball
Kylie McFadden Dover, N.H. Exercise Science Senior Softball
Regan McFerran** Albany, N.Y. Exercise Science Junior Basketball
Kelsi McNamara West Newbury, Mass. Elementary Education Sophomore Basketball
Dennis Meehan** Gardiner, Maine Business Management Senior Baseball
Jacob Moody Biddeford, Maine Marketing Senior Golf
Emily Moreau Litchfield, N.H. Sports Management Sophomore Soccer
Raymond Mosca Augusta, Maine Politcal Science Sophomore Baseball
Skye Murray Dayton, Maine Biology/Pre-PA Sophomore Soccer
Joseph O'Reilly Suffern, N.Y. Marine Science Junior Lacrosse
Dalton Paquette Merrimack, N.H. Sports Management Junior Lacrosse
Desiree Parent*** Westborough, Mass. Exercise Science Senior Soccer
Andrew Pereira Lowell, Mass. Business Accounting Sophomore Soccer
Nicholas Petchell** Milton, Mass. Business and Sports Management Senior Baseball
Danielle Pinkham Damariscotta, Maine Mathematics/Secondary Education Sophomore Softball
Marc Poirier** Lunenburg, Mass. Exercise Science Junior Baseball
Jesse Ramirez Dumont, N.J. Exercise Science Sophomore Soccer
Coleman Reifke Loudin, N.H. Exercise Science Sophomore Soccer
Quinn Richardson-Newton** Saco, Maine Exercise Science Junior Basketball
Julia Rowlett Saco, Maine Nursing Sophomore Swimming
Nicholas Seta Hampton, N.H. Business Finance/Management Sophomore Soccer
Colleen Sheehan Medway, Mass. Exercise Science Sophomore Soccer
Nickolas Shuckrow*** Winslow, Maine Sports Management Senior Cross Country
Liam Skinner** Irving, Texas Criminal Justice/Finance Junior Lacrosse
Alysha Smith Jaffrey, N.H. Mathematics Sophomore Cross Country/Track & Field
James Stevens Marshfield, Mass. History/Secondary Education Sophomore Soccer
Lauren Stiles** Gorham, Maine Business Junior Soccer
Kartikeya Swarup Delhi, India Finance/Marketing/Communications Sophomore Soccer
Jennelle Thompson Farmington, N.H. Business Sophomore Volleyball
Emily Thornton Westbrook, Maine Nursing Sophomore Soccer
Emma Tirrell Scarborough, Maine Mathematics Sophomore Volleyball
Brooke Troup** East Bridgewater, Mass. Health and Wellness Promotion Junior Soccer
Kayla Veilleux Sabattus, Maine Medical Biology/Pre-Med Sophomore Field Hockey
Timothy Verrill Dover, N.H. Marketing and Management Sophomore Baseball
Erin Weir North Andover, Mass. Nursing Senior Swimming
Jacob White** Salem, N.H. Business and Sports Management Junior Baseball
Jacqueline Wilson*** Tiverton, R.I. Nursing Senior Lacrosse
Hayley Winslow** Falmouth, Maine International Business Junior Field Hockey





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