Central Connecticut had 46 student-athletes from five winter sports programs named to the Northeast Conference Winter Academic Honor Roll it was announced Friday. In addition, seven Blue Devils student-athletes earned a place on the NEC Commissioner's Honor Roll for the winter season.
The NEC's Winter Academic Honor Roll consisted of 478 student-athletes with a 3.20 or better grade point average. There were also 134 student-athletes named to the Commissioner's Honor Roll, recognizing those superior student-athletes with a 3.75 or better grade point average.
The conference also announced its scholar-athlete award winners for each of the six winter sports it sponsors. All scholar-athlete award winners must have earned a minimum of 60 semester hours at their institution, maintained a minimum cumulative grade point average of 3.20 and participated with distinction as a member of a varsity team.
CCSU student-athletes recognized on the Commissioner's Honor Roll are listed below:
Austin Nehls, Fr., Men's Basketball, Pre-Finance
Nicole Ferguson, Sr., Women's Basketball, Finance
Andi Lydon, Fr., Women's Basketball, English
Emma Stroyan, So. Women's Basketball, Biology
Alaina Papiro, Sr., Women's Swimming, Nursing
Benjamin Gross, So., Men's Track and Field, Pre-Management
McKenna Kilian, So., Women's Track and Field, Exercise Science