Close, D’Angelo and Su Receive NEWMAC Volleyball All-Academic Awards

Alison Su

Babson Park, MA --- WPI sophomores Jocelyn Close (Ellington, CT), Lauren D'Angelo (Wallingford, CT) and Alison Su (Westerly, RI) each earned their first NEWMAC Volleyball Academic All-Conference distinction as the league announced the honorees on Wednesday.  The trio helped the Engineers garner the fourth-most selections in the 10-team conference.

Honorees must have met the following criteria: earned a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.5/4.0 scale or 4.35/5.0 scale after the 2010 spring semester, achieved second year academic status at her institution, and been a member of the varsity team for the entire season. 

The New England Women's and Men's Athletic Conference consists of 10 highly selective institutions committed to academic excellence: Babson College, Clark University, U.S Coast Guard Academy, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Mount Holyoke College, Smith College, Springfield College, Wellesley College, Wheaton College, and Worcester Polytechnic Institute. 

NEWMAC Release