Salem, Mass. -- The Little East Conference has announced the Spring Sports All-Academic Teams for the 2017 season, and the list includes seven Salem State University student-athletes from men's lacrosse and men's tennis.
Westfield, MA --- 69 Salem State student-athletes were named to the 2017 MASCAC Spring All-Academic Team in an announcement by the Massachusetts State Collegiate Athletic Conference on Wednesday. A total of 790 student-athletes were honored for their work in the classroom this past winter and spring.
SALEM, MASS. ? Senior hockey standout Marcus Zelzer (Green Bay, Wisc.) has been selected to receive a National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) Postgraduate Scholarship. Zelzer is among 58 winter sport student-athletes from NCAA Divisions I, II and III to be awarded a $7,500 scholarship, and is the first Salem State student-athlete to be selected by the NCAA. The one-time scholarships are awarded three times a year corresponding to each sport season (Fall, Winter & Spring). The scholarships are awarded to student-athletes who excel academically and athletically and who are at least in their final year of intercollegiate athletics competition.
SALEM, MASS. ? Salem State Athletics & Recreation has announced the hiring of Al Berger as the University's new head women's basketball coach. Berger replaces Michelle Cunningham, who held the position for six seasons.
Salem, Mass. ? Carolyn Woodin (Arlington, Mass.) and Courtney Smith (Peabody, Mass.) were each selected to the 2017 MASCAC Women's Lacrosse All-Conference Second-Team in a vote by the eight coaches from around the league on Wednesday.
Salem, Mass. ? Dan Connors (Danvers, Mass.), Joe White (Bellingham, Mass.) and Brendan Greene (Winchester, Mass.) were each selected to the 2017 MASCAC Baseball All-Conference First-Team in a vote by the eight coaches from the league.