NEW HAVEN, Conn. (May 15, 2019) -- Thirty-six (36) student-athletes on Wednesday were named to the 2019 Central Atlantic Collegiate Conference (CACC) Baseball All-Academic Team, as announced by Commissioner Dan Mara. The 36 honorees represent 11 of the 12 programs in the conference that sponsor the sport at the collegiate level.
To be eligible for the All-Academic Team, a student-athletes must meet the following criteria: a) minimum cumulative GPA of 3.5 at the end of the immediate preceding term; b) minimum of two semesters enrolled as full-time student at member institution; c) student-athlete must be second year student-athlete at member institution; and d) student-athlete must have been athletically eligible the season preceding the award and used a season of eligibility.
A pair of Goldey-Beacom College standouts led the way with respective GPAs fo 3.97, including Trevor Jump (So., Sport Management major) and Tre Wilson (Sr., Finance major).
Twenty (20) student-athletes made the academic team for at least the second time in their respective careers, including seven for the third time.
Jefferson, which reached the semifinals of the CACC Baseball Championship, led the way with 10 honorees. Daniel Sabath was the team's highest GPA, as the sophomore sports a mark of 3.88. Wilmington University, which won the CACC Championship for the second-consecutive season, was next with seven honorees.
ABOUT THE CACC
The Central Atlantic Collegiate Conference is an NCAA Division II Conference composed of 14 institutions in Connecticut, Delaware, New Jersey, New York, and Pennsylvania. The member institutions are Bloomfield College, Caldwell University, Chestnut Hill College, Concordia (N.Y.) College, Dominican (N.Y.) College, Felician University, Georgian Court University, Goldey-Beacom College, Holy Family University, Jefferson (Philadelphia University + Thomas Jefferson University), Nyack College, Post University of Waterbury, University of the Sciences, and Wilmington University.