Trio of Bears Named to NEWMAC All-Academic team

NEW LONDON, Conn.--The Coast Guard Academy placed three cadet-athletes on the New England Women's and Men's Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) Women's Soccer Academic All-Conference Team.

Juniors Kristen Euchler (Mechanical Engineering), Cassie Hawley (Mechanical Engineering), and Judy Hooymans (Electrical Engineering) have all been named to the team from Coast Guard.

Euchler and Hooymans were named All-Academic for the second consecutive season, while Hawley 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 2012 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.