The East Coast Rugby Conference has named its first Academic All-Conference team. Award winners all posted a 3.50 cumulative undergraduate grade point average this academic year and played in a majority of their teams’ first-side conference matches.
Zach Almond; JR; UMASS; Second Row; Kingston, Mass.*
Nathaniel Brown; SR; Middlebury; Flanker; Charlotte, NC
Brendan Clark; SO; UCONN; Full Back; Cheshire, Conn.
Joseph D’Antonio; FR; Boston College; Wing; Rochester, NY
Johnni Dideriksen; SR; AIC; Scrum Half; Horsens, Denmark
Thomas Edwards; FR; Boston College; Flanker; Westfield, Mass.
Samuel Finkelman; JR; Middlebury; Hooker; Hockessin, Del.
Dylan Jorling; SR; Boston College; Flanker; Torrance, Calif.*
Franco Liebenberg; SO; Northeastern; Flanker; Boston, Mass.
Kyle Merrigan; SR; UMASS; Flanker; Holbrook, Mass.
Andrew Moth; SR; Albany; Hooker; Kirkville, NY*
Corey Newton; SR; AIC; Wing; Hartford, Conn.*
Benjamin Roach; JR; AIC; Center; San Jose, Calif.*
Alexander Ruocco; JR; Middlebury; Wing; Lexington, Mass.
Adam Schreiber; JR; Middlebury; Center; Denver, Colo.
Ian Skuse; JR; UMASS; Center; Brighton, Mass.
Ben Stasiuk; SR; Middlebury; Second Row; West Newbury, Mass.
Brian Ustas; JR; Northeastern; Second Row; Boston, Mass.
Dylan Whitaker; SR; Middlebury; Center; Cambridge, Mass.
*= player also on ECRC All-Conference team.