They competed during the 2017 spring sports season while performing remarkably well in the academic arena.
They are the NEC Spring Scholar-Athlete of the Year award winners.
Bryant, Sacred Heart, Saint Francis U and Wagner each earned multiple selections. Fairleigh Dickinson, Robert Morris and Saint Joseph’s are home to single honorees.
Check out the individual honorees in the slide show below…
Only one man and one woman can hold the NEC Student-Athlete of the Year title.
Check out the groups of 2016-17 finalists below…
MEN’S SAOTY FINALISTS
WOMEN’S SAOTY FINALISTS
Another academic year in the books and another overall Brenda Weare NEC Commissioner’s Cup for Sacred Heart.
The Pioneers accumulated 219.56 points to win a record SEVENTH Brenda Weare Cup.
A perfect 16-0 regular season conference record resulted in a heavy Red Flash presence on the All-NEC Softball honors list.
Saint Francis U, which is in search of its first NEC Tournament title, secured four of the six major NEC awards and placed a league-high nine players on the all-conference squads.
Check out the big winners in the Northeast Conference’s postseason softball awards programs…
The Northeast Conference recognized those teams that best competed with dignity and respect this past fall sports season.
For the ninth year running, the league handed out a Team Sportsmanship Award in the sports of men’s cross country, women’s cross country, men’s soccer, women’s soccer, football and women’s volleyball.
The NEC’s Team Sportsmanship Award winners were chosen through a vote of team captains and coaches from throughout the conference.
The Red Flash are hitting the books hard.
Five Saint Francis U student-athletes received recognition when the Northeast Conference unveiled its Scholar-Athlete award winners for the recently-completed fall sports season.
St. Francis Brooklyn and Bryant also produced winners.
None of the seven honorees had a GPA lower than 3.90.
Check out the impressive group in the slide show below…
Duquesne’s Christian Kuntz, Sacred Heart’s James Rentz and Saint Francis’ special teams duo (KR Lorenzo Jerome and PK Lance Geesey) are 2016 STATS Inc Preseason Division I FCS All-Americans.