(PRESQUE ISLE) -- The United States Collegiate Athletic Association (USCAA) announced at its recent national convention that the University of Maine-Presque Isle led all member institutions with 26 student-athletes receiving All-Academic recognition in 2011-2012.
"It's a great achievement for our student-athletes. It just goes to show the commitment of our student-athletes, coaches, and faculty to keeping the STUDENT in student-athlete first and foremost," said UMPI interim-athletic director Paul Stone.
A look at this achievement:
- 2011-2012 was UMPI's first season as a member of the USCAA
- Each of the 12 sports currently offered at UMPI had representatives on the All-Academic Team in 2011-2012.
- Of the 26 student-athletes receiving recognition, 10 were multi-sport athletes.
|Philip Boody||Men's Cross Country|
Men's Cross Country
Men's Nordic Skiing
|Richard Landry||Men's Cross Country||Men's Nordic Skiing|
|LeAnn Abbott||Women's Cross Country||Women's Nordic Skiing|
|Kati Christoffel||Women's Cross Country||Women's Nordic Skiing|
|Carly Langley||Women's Cross Country||Women's Nordic Skiing|
|Sarah Taylor||Women's Cross Country|
|Michael Balmer||Men's Golf|
|Lucas Bartlett||Men's Soccer||Men's Basketball|
|Kyle Corrigan||Men's Soccer||Men's Basketball|
|Susan Lavertu||Women's Soccer|
|Jacquelyn Poulin||Women's Soccer|
|Carolynn Tuck||Women's Soccer||Softball|
|Taylor Ussery||Women's Soccer||Women's Basketball|
|Shaina Hood||Women's Volleyball|
|Randi Kaplan||Women's Volleyball|
|Patrick Manifold||Men's Basketball|
|Brennen Morton||Men's Basketball|
|Brad Trask||Men's Basketball|
|Chelsea Boudreau||Women's Basketball|
|Emily Moore||Women's Basketball|
|Emily Pelletier||Women's Basketball|
|Justine Cyr||Women's Nordic Skiing|
|Chelsea Beauchemin||Women's Nordic Skiing||Women's Soccer|
|Mary Kathleen Higgins||Softball|