Bors, Behnke Named to NEWMAC All-Academic team

Bors, Behnke Named to NEWMAC All-Academic team

BOSTON, Mass. – Senior Jeff Bors and sophomore John Behnke were named to the  New England Women's and Men's Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) All-Academic men's lacrosse team.

Bors, a Mechanical Engineering major, earns the honor for the second straight season while Behnke, a Mechanical Engineering major was named to the team for the first time.

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 2015 Fall 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 11 highly selective institutions committed to academic excellence: Babson College, Clark University, U.S Coast Guard Academy, Emerson College, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Mount Holyoke College, Smith College, Springfield College, Wellesley College, Wheaton College, and Worcester Polytechnic Institute while Massachusetts Maritime Academy is an Associate member in the sports of men's lacrosse.