14 Panther men recognized by MASCAC for 2015-16
PLYMOUTH, N.H. – The Massachusetts State Collegiate Athletic Conference (MASCAC) has announced the Winter All-Academic Teams for the 2015-16 season, and the list includes 14 student-athletes from the Plymouth State University men's ice hockey team.
Student-athletes in all classes in the MASCAC earn recognition on the All-Academic Team on the basis of a minimum 3.20 cumulative or semester grade point average. Plymouth State is in its seventh year as a conference member of the MASCAC in the sport of men's ice hockey.
The list of 14 PSU student-athletes honored includes two who are four-time selections – seniors Tieg Alward (Vail, Colo.) and Josh Woody (Sunderland, Md.). Alward majors in Sports Management and Woody is a Marketing major.
Below are the PSU student-athletes who were named to the MASCAC Winter All-Academic Teams. The complete list of honorees is here.
|Men's Ice Hockey||Class||Major||Hometown/Previous Team|
|Tieg Alward ^*+||Sr.||Sports Management||Vail, Colo./New England Huskies|
|Quinn Carroll||Fr.||Accounting||Amherst, N.H./Lone Star Brahmas|
|Gordon Ceasar+||Sr.||Biotechnology||Oak Park, Calif. / Rochester Stars/Utica|
|Tommy Dowell*+||Jr.||Business Administration||Olathe, Kan. / Wilkes-Barre/ Scranton Knights|
|Dan Dupell*+||Jr.||Accounting||Collegeville, Pa. /Port Huron Fighting Falcons|
|Michael Economos*+||Jr.||International Business||Crystal Lake, Ill. / Corpus Christi Ice Rays|
|Ian McGilvrey*+||Jr.||Business Administration||Omaha, Neb. / Middlesex Islanders|
|Colt Smelstor||Sr.||Business||Fairfax, Vt. / Boston Bandits|
|Baxter Strachan||Jr.||Anthropology||Sioux City, Iowa /Baystate Breakers|
|Erik Strom*+||Jr.||Business Administration||Gothenburg, Sweden / Vaxjo J20 Super Elite|
|Tord Thoresen+||Jr.||Psychology||Oppegard, Norway / Kent School (Conn.)|
|Matt Vermillion*+||Jr.||Exercise/Sport Physiology||South Lyon, Mich. / Baystate Breakers|
|Andrew Wigg*+||Sr.||Finance||Lantz, N.S./Yarmouth Mariners|
|Josh Woody ^*+||Sr.||Marketing||Sunderland, MD/Valley Jr. Warriors|
^ - 2012-13 selection
* - 2013-14 selection
+ - 2014-15 selection
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