RUTHERFORD, N.J. – Felician College men's basketball student-athlete Tim Massado (Wilmington, Del./St. Elizabeth) has been named to the Central Atlantic Collegiate Conference Winter 2014-15 All-Academic Team, the CACC announced on Monday. Massado earns the honor for the first time.
In order to be named to the CACC All-Academic team, recipients must have used a season of eligibility while participating in a CACC winter championship sport, be at least a sophomore academically and athletically, have been a student at their current school for at least two semesters, and have achieved a cumulative grade-point average of 3.50 or higher.
Massado, a sophomore guard, played in 21 of the Golden Falcons' 25 games this season, starting seven. He averaged 5.3 points and 1.4 rebounds while making 21 three-point field goals. He carries a 3.83 GPA as a business administration major.
Massado is a 2012 graduate of St. Elizabeth High of Wilmington, Del. He spent a postgraduate year at Central Jersey Each One Teach One Academy in Belmar, N.J., in 2012-13.
Massado is the first Felician men's basketball player to make the CACC All-Academic Team since Jimmy Schmitt in 2011-12.
Conference-wide, Massado was one of a league-record 44 student-athletes to be honored this winter from the 14 member schools. He is the 20th CACC All-Academic honoree for Felician this academic year.
The complete 2014-15 CACC Winter All-Academic Team can be viewed at http://caccathletics.org/sports/General/2014-15_CACC_Winter_All-Academic_Team.pdf.
Felician College is a coeducational, liberal arts, Catholic college, enrolling 2,100 students in undergraduate and graduate degree programs in the Arts and Sciences, Business and Management, Teacher Education, and Health Sciences and Nursing. A Division II member of the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA), Felician College competes in baseball, softball, soccer, basketball, cross-country, men's golf, women's volleyball, and cheerleading. Founded in 1942 by the Felician Sisters in the Franciscan tradition, Felician College is located on two campuses in Lodi and Rutherford, New Jersey.