Springfield College Lands 16 On FFC All-Academic Team
Nov 20, 2003- Sixteen members of Springfield College’s undefeated football team were named to the Freedom Football Conference All-Academic Team announced today.
The Pride’s total was second to only WPI (18) in the seven-team league. To be named to the team, a student athlete must have a 3.0 grade-point average and play a significant role on his team.
Included on the all-academic team are senior linebacker Jesse Baker
(Rutland, Vt.), junior halfback Kevin Domurat
(Forestdale, Mass.), junior linebacker Justin Fletcher
(Orwell, Vt.) and senior place-kicker Greg Switaj
(Ridgewood, N.J.), who were also all-FFC selections.
Other members of the Pride honored on the FFC All-Academic Team were sophomore linebacker Jason Benguche
(Housatonic, Mass.), senior split end Jackson Brown
(Arundel, Maine), junior linebacker Brett Cardillo
(Sauquoit, N.Y.), junior linebacker Michael Clark
(Paramus, N.J.), junior defensive back Jeremiah Goodnow
(Harwich, Mass.), sophomore split end Damian Gunningsmith
(Trumansburg, N.Y.), junior quarterback Michael Judge
(Chatham, N.J.), senior halfback Nate Ingram
(Brewster, Mass.), sophomore offensive lineman Marcello Mancini
(Malden, Mass.), junior center Don Marini
(Woonsocket, R.I.), sophomore defensive end Shawn McMillan
(Dobbs Ferry, N.Y.), junior linebacker Curtis Schmidt
(Whitesboro, N.Y.), sophomore linebacker Jacob Treadwell
(S. Paris, Maine).
No. 6 Springfield College (10-0) will be hosting the winner of RPI vs. Curry in the second-round of the NCAA Division III Football Championship. The game is scheduled for Sat., Nov. 29 on Benedum Field.