RUTHERFORD, N.J. – Fourteen Felician University student-athletes have been named to the Central Atlantic Collegiate Conference (CACC) Fall 2015 All-Academic Team, the CACC announced on Wednesday.
In order to be named to the CACC All-Academic Team, recipients must have participated in a CACC fall championship sport, be a second-year student-athlete who used a season of competition in 2015, 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. The CACC All-Academic program is in its 12th year.
Three Felician seniors – Sarah Shebel (Chandler, Ariz./Perry) of women's volleyball, and women's soccer players Marissa Nieves (Brick, N.J./Brick Memorial) and Julia Sheridan (Hasbrouck Heights, N.J./Community) were named to the CACC All-Academic Team for the third time, the maximum possible in one sport.
The women's soccer team, coached by Thomas Notte of Mount Arlington, claimed seven honorees.
In all, 215 student-athletes from the CACC's 14 member schools were honored this fall, a list of whom can be viewed at www.caccathletics.org/sports/General/18Acad; Felician's recipients are listed below with GPA and major course of study.
|Tony Leontaris#||M-Soccer||JR||Blairstown, N.J./North Warren||3.79||Pre-Medical|
|Kojo Yeboah||M-Soccer||SO||Teaneck, N.J./Teaneck||3.58||Social & Behavioral Sciences|
|Carly Brantner#||W-Soccer||JR||Shrewsbury, N.J./Eastern Christian||3.75||Psychology|
|Magdalena Brodka||W-Soccer||SO||East Rutherford, N.J./Becton||3.52||Elementary Education|
||Lincoln Park, N.J./Boonton
||Brick, N.J./Brick Memorial
||Hasbrouck Heights, N.J./Community
||Reading, Pa./Schuylkill Valley
||Health Care Administration
||Fredon, N.J./Kittatinny Regional
* three-time honoree
# two-time honoree