Four men's soccer players named to CACC All-Academic Team

Four men's soccer players named to CACC All-Academic Team

NEW HAVEN, Conn. – Four members of the Philadelphia University men's soccer team were named to the 2016 Central Atlantic Collegiate Conference (CACC) Men's Soccer All-Academic Team.

Philadelphia was ranked fifth in the conference with the four honorees, which is tied for the second most since the Rams joined the CACC in 2008.

Of the four all-academic team members, three are on the squad for the second time in their career: Dermot Hughes (business), Andrew Sauers (architecture), and James Tesoriero (construction management).

Devon Memis, an engineering major, is a first-time honoree.

As a whole, the CACC had 60 student-athletes named to the all-academic team.

In order to be named to the CACC Men's Soccer All-Academic Team, recipients be at least a sophomore academically and athletically, have been a student-athlete at their current school for at least two semesters, and achieve a cumulative grade point average of 3.50 or higher through the spring or summer semester of 2016.

Philadelphia went 6-10-2 overall in 2016 and 5-6-1 in the CACC to reach the conference tournament.