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Men’s and Women’s Basketball Lead CACC in All-Academic Honorees for Second Year in a Row

Men’s and Women’s Basketball Lead CACC in All-Academic Honorees for Second Year in a Row

2018-19 CACC MEN'S BASKETBALL ALL-ACADEMIC TEAM

2018-19 CACC WOMEN'S BASKETBALL ALL-ACADEMIC TEAM

NEW HAVEN, Conn. – Both the University of the Sciences men's and women's basketball programs led the Central Atlantic Collegiate Conference (CACC) in All-Academic honorees for the second year in a row, with the women now having led the league for three straight years. 

The men had three honorees, tied atop the conference, while the women's nine were five more than the next-highest program. 

Graduate student Colleen Walsh highlighted the honorees with her fourth appearance. 

Seniors Michael Fox, Brandon Hathaway, Alyx McKiernan, Micah Morgan and Marissa Sylvester and all made the All-Academic Team for a third time, while juniors Mikaela Giuliani and Jordan Vitelli made their second appearance.

Graduate student Beni Toure made his first appearance, as did sophomores Shannon May, Brigit Coleman, and Irisa Ye.

More information on each of the student-athlete can be found below. 

Colleen Walsh (Chemistry)

4x CACC All-Academic Team (2015-16; 2016-17; 2017-18; 2018-19)

3x D2ADA Academic Achievement Award (2015-16; 2016-17; 2017-18)

8x Dean's List Honors

One 4.0 GPA Semester

Michael Fox (Pharmacy)

2018 CACC Top XVI Award

2018-19 Google Cloud Academic All-District® Team

3x CACC All-Academic Team (2015-16; 2017-18; 2018-19)

3x D2ADA Academic Achievement Award (2015-16; 2016-17; 2017-18)

2017-18 NABC Honors Court

9x Dean's List Honors 

Six 4.0 GPA Semesters

Brandon Hathaway (Physical Therapy)

3x CACC All-Academic Team (2016-17; 2017-18; 2018-19)

2x D2 ADA Academic Achievement Award Recipient (2016-17; 2017-18)

2017-18 NABC Honors Court

7x Dean's List Honors

Alyx McKiernan (Psychology)

3x CACC All-Academic Team (2016-17; 2017-18; 2018-19)

2x D2ADA Academic Achievement Award (2016-17; 2017-18)

7x Dean's List Honors

Three 4.0 GPA Semesters

Micah Morgan (Biomedical Sciences)

3x CACC All-Academic Team (2016-17; 2017-18; 2018-19)

2x D2ADA Academic Achievement Award (2016-17; 2017-18)

7x Dean's List Honors 

Marissa Sylvester (Physical Therapy)

2x CACC All-Academic Team (2016-17; 2017-18)

2x D2ADA Academic Achievement Award (2016-17; 2017-18)

7x Dean's List Honors

One 4.0 GPA Semester

Mikaela Giuliani (Biomedical Sciences)

2x CACC All-Academic Team (2017-18; 2018-19)

2017-18 D2 ADA Academic Achievement Award Recipient

5x Dean's List Honors

Two 4.0 GPA Semesters

Jordan Vitelli (Biomedical Sciences)

2x CACC All-Academic Team (2017-18; 2018-19)

2017-18 D2 ADA Academic Achievement Award Recipient

5x Dean's List Honors

Beni Toure (Pharmaceutical and Healthcare Business)

2018-19 CACC All-Academic Team

Dean's List Honors

Brigit Coleman (Biology/Pre-Med)

2018-19 CACC All-Academic Team

2017-18 D2 ADA Academic Achievement Award Recipient

3x Dean's List Honors

Shannon May (Occupational Therapy)

2018-19 CACC All-Academic Team

3x Dean's List Honors

Irisa Ye (Biomedical Sciences)

2018-19 Google Cloud Academic All-District® Team

2018-19 CACC All-Academic Team

3x Dean's List Honors