Panther football players recognized for work in classroom
PLYMOUTH, N.H. – The New England Football Conference Academic All-Conference team for 2011 has been announced, and the list includes 13 student-athletes from the Plymouth State University football team.
To qualify for the All-Academic team, a student-athlete must have completed three semesters at an institution and maintained a cumulative grade point average of 3.0. The All-Academic team is released following the fall semester, which included the football season.
There are seven Panthers who were named to the All-Academic Team for the second straight year, and two PSU seniors were honored for the third year in a row – WR Josh Duford (Claremont, N.H.) and TE James Liddel (Shelton, Conn.).
|Name||Class||Pos.||Hometown/High School||Academic Major|
|Gregg Callanan||’14||RB||North Waterboro, Maine/Massabesic||Chemistry|
|Chris Corey#||‘12||RB||Warner, N.H./Kearsarge||Criminal Justice|
|Nate Dubois||’14||WR||Oxford, ME/Oxford Hills||Communication Studies|
|Josh Duford**#||‘12||WR||Claremont, N.H./Stevens||Childhood Studies|
|Matt Fiore#||’13||DL||Merrimac, Mass./Pentucket||Criminal Justice|
|Xander Fuccillo#||‘13||OL||East Falmouth, Mass./Falmouth||Physical Education|
|Andrew Jimenez||’14||WR||Stratford, CT/Bunnell||Marketing|
|Nicolas Keene||’12||DL||Auburn, ME/Edward Little||Social Science|
|James Liddel**#||‘12||TE||Shelton, Conn./Shelton||Environmental Planning|
|Dustin Matthews#||’12||RB||Eliot, Maine/Marshwood||Physical Education|
|Mike Miller#||’13||OL||North Andover, Mass./North Andover||Childhood Studies|
|Josh Morgan||’14||QB||Foster, RI/Ponaganset||Criminal Justice|
|Jason Stefano||’14||WR||Fryeburg, ME/Fryeburg Academy||Management|
** - indicates 2009 NEFC All-Academic Team
# - indicates 2010 NEFC All-Academic Team
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