May 15, 2014

McDonald and Petitti Named To NEILA Academic All-Region Team

BOSTON, Mass. – Seniors Ed McDonald (Waltham, Mass.) and Tommy Petitti (Quincy, Mass.) have been named to the New England Intercollegiate Lacrosse Association Senior Scholar Academic All-Region team, for maintaining 3.0 GPA or higher throughout their final year of eligibility.

In total 49 student-athletes at the Division III level achieved Academic All-Region status.  All members of this year's team are graduating seniors who have excelled both in the classroom and on the playing field.

McDonald ended his career at UMass Boston as a three-year member of the lacrosse program, while Petitti was the first four-year player for head coach Tyler Low.  The Quincy native ended his college career as the all-time leader in career games played.