Four Women's Swimmers Named Academic All-Conference

Four Women's Swimmers Named Academic All-Conference

Boston, Mass. – Four members of the Clark University women's swimming and diving team have been named to the New England Women's And Men's Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) Academic All-Conference team it was announced today by Executive Director Patrick Summers.

Seniors Niki Lew (Auburndale, Mass.) and Melissa Orzechowski (Windsor, Conn.) along with sophomores Jacie Carson (Eugene, Ore.) and Mira Siewert (Westbrook, Conn.) were all recognized.

In order to be selected, honorees must have met the following criteria: earned a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.5/4.0 scale or 4.35/5.0 scale after the 2016 fall semester, achieved second year academic status at his institution, and been a member of the team for the entire season.

With freshmen not be eligible to receive the honor, it marks the first selections for Carson and Siewert, while it's the third in a row Lew and Orzechowski.