SPRINGFIELD, Mass. – The Johnson & Wales University men's ice hockey team continues to set the standard for academic success in the athletics department. The Wildcats had the highest grade point average amongst men's teams and placed 10 on the Academic All-CCC team.
To be eligible for all-academic recognition, a student-athlete must carry a minimum of a 3.3 cumulative GPA and achieved at least sophomore status.
Next season, the Wildcats transition from the CCC to the New England Hockey Conference. Going into his third year, head coach James LaCour will return his top nine goal scorers.
Academic All-CCC Selections:
Name Yr. Major Hometown
Alan Boozer Sr. Accounting Detroit, Mich.
Victor Carlsson Jr. International Business Kalmar, Sweden
Andrew Cooley So. Health Science Wasilla, Alaska
Kevin Divver So. Finance Seekonk, Mass.
Anthony Giordano Jr. Finance Granby, Conn.
Tristan Goodwin So. Criminal Justice East Haven, Conn.
Chad Guderian Jr. Marketing Coppell, Texas
Nicholas Pezza Jr. Finance Smithfield, R.I.
Stephen Rocchio Jr. Marketing Johnston, R.I.
Mike Rodriguez Jr. Marketing Bronxville, N.Y.