Little East Conference announces Fall All-Academic Teams

15 Panther student-athletes recognized in five sports

            PLYMOUTH, N.H. – The Little East Conference has announced the Fall Sports All-Academic Teams for the 2012 season, and the list includes 15 Plymouth State University student-athletes in field hockey, men’s and women’s soccer, women’s tennis and women’s volleyball.

            Student-athletes from all eight LEC schools earned recognition on the All-Academic Teams based on the following criteria: at least a sophomore academic and athletic standing, a minimum of a 3.3 cumulative grade point average, a full-time member of the team, and enrolled in the institution for at least a full academic year.

            Below are the PSU student-athletes who were named to the LEC Fall All-Academic Team.  The complete list of honorees from all schools is on the LEC website at

Field Hockey      
Aisha Rai Thompson Jr. Berlin, N.H./Berlin Childhood Studies
Men’s Soccer      
Matt Anderson Sr. Shaker Heights, Ohio/Shaker Heights History
Christian Bua Jr. Gilford, N.H./Gilford Fine Arts
Aly El Tambouly Sr. Cairo, Egypt/American International Business Administration
Joakim Martinsson Sr. Mörlunda, Sweden/Hultsfred Gymnasium Sports Management
Bjorn Ohlsson Sr. Halmstad, Sweden/Sannarps Gymnasium Finance
Jacob Sjoberg Jr. Linkoping, Sweden/De la Gardie Gymnas. Physical Education
Parker Spear Sr. Sodus Point, N.Y./Sodus Central  Business Administration
Women’s Soccer      
Laura Davis Jr. Pelham, N.Y./Pelham Physical Education
Danielle Ehrgott So. Concord, N.H./Bishop Brady Childhood Studies
Cassie Graham Jr. Foster, R.I./Ponaganset Criminal Justice
Shannon Snively Jr. Fremont, N.H./Sanborn Regional Criminal Justice
Women’s Tennis      
Rosalie DiRado So. Gansevoort, N.Y./Saratoga Springs Psychology
Women’s Volleyball      
Jana Nieman So. Fair Lawn, N.J./Fair Lawn Psychology
Kaitlyn Tedeschi Jr. Pascoag, R.I./Burrillville Early Childhood Studies

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