Little East Conference announces Fall 2019 Academic Honor Roll

Little East Conference announces Fall 2019 Academic Honor Roll

209 Panthers earn academic honor, most among conference schools 

            PLYMOUTH, N.H. – The Little East Conference (LEC) announced a 209 Plymouth State University student-athletes competing the conference's 19 championship sports were named to the first-ever LEC Academic Honor Roll for the fall 2019 semester.

            A total of 1,772 student-athletes league-wide were recognized with the newly created academic award. To be eligible a student-athlete must earn a semester GPA of 3.00 or better and have been an active member of a team that competes in an LEC championship sport at the conclusion of their fall semester season.

            Plymouth State's 209 honorees was the most among conference schools. WestConn had the second most with 199.

            The Academic Honor Roll is one of two new academic recognition programs being introduced by the Little East this year. The LEC Team Academic Awards will debut following the conclusion of the academic year.

            Plymouth State competes in 18-of-19 championship sports in the league; baseball, men's & women's basketball, men's & women's cross country, field hockey, men's & women's lacrosse, men's & women's soccer, softball, women's swimming & diving, women's tennis, men's & women's indoor track & field, men's & women's outdoor track & field and volleyball.

            A list of Plymouth State student-athletes to receive the honor can be found here. A complete list of honorees is also available on the Little East website, www.littleeast.com.

 

By the Numbers (PSU student-athletes in bold italics)

157 (20) had a 4.00 semester GPA

281 (43) had a semester GPA of at least 3.90

545 (75) had a semester GPA of at least 3.75

979 (127) had a semester GPA of at least 3.50

 

Totals by Sport (PSU student-athletes in bold italics)

Baseball – 204 (25)

Men's Basketball – 45 (10)

Women's Basketball – 88 (8)

Men's Cross Country – 76 (12)

Women's Cross Country – 63 (6)

Field Hockey – 192 (13)

Men's Lacrosse – 163 (15)

Women's Lacrosse – 123 (15)

Men's Soccer – 122 (14)

Women's Soccer – 166 (22)

Softball – 141 (15)

Women's Swimming & Diving – 76 (13)

Men's Tennis – 24 (N/A)

Women's Tennis – 73 (7)

Men's Track & Field – 116 (22)

Women's Track & Field – 133 (19)

Women's Volleyball – 98 (13)

 

Totals by Institution

Plymouth State – 209

WestConn – 199

Eastern Connecticut – 197

Keene State – 194

Southern Maine – 191

UMass Dartmouth – 183

UMass Boston – 169

Castleton – 154

Rhode Island College – 126

Salem State* – 29

Westfield State* - 26

Worcester State* - 24

Mass. Maritime* - 21

Bridgewater State* - 18

Fitchburg State* - 16

Framingham State* - 16

 

* - affiliate member

 

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