PSU Men’s Hockey players named to All-Academic Team

PSU Men’s Hockey players named to All-Academic Team

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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