May 7, 2010
Poughkeepsie, N.Y - The Saint Joseph's men's lacrosse team had five student-athletes named to the 2010 MAAC All-Academic Team announced by the league on Thursday night. In all, 60 student-athletes make up the squad, while SJU accounted for the sixth-most in the conference.
Senior Peter Slowik and a group of four sophomores made up the Hawk student-athletes on the academic team. Slowik, an accounting major, is a three-time selection for the MAAC All-Academic Team and his 3.82 cumulative GPA this season was the team's best for third consecutive year.
Joining Slowik were Trevor Dougherty, Griffin Ferrigan, Bobby Hurley, and Chris Jenkins. Dougherty and Ferrigan are business majors while Hurley is majoring in food marketing. Jenkins, an MAAC All-Academic selection with Slowik last season, is also an accounting major.
The MAAC Lacrosse League All-Academic Team consists of student-athletes that have completed two semesters at their institution with a 3.2 or better on a 4.0 grade point average scale. Manhattan and Marist placed the most athletes on the squad with 11 student-athletes each making the team.