BOSTON, Mass. - Senior Zach Parsons was named to the 2017 New England Women's and Men's Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) Men's Basketball All-Sportsmanship Team as announced by the league office on Tuesday.
New to the conference this year, the NEWMAC has established an All-Sportsmanship Team for the 2016-17 Academic Year. The award is intended to recognize one student-athlete from each team, in every sport that best demonstrates the ideals of the NEWMAC and its Code of Conduct, regardless of his/her overall performance or statistics for the season.
The senior saw action in all 26 games this year, helping to guide the Lyons to their first NEWMAC Tournament appearance since the 2011-2012 season. Wheaton closed out the 2016-2017 campaign with a 10-16 overall record and 5-9 conference standing, which is the Lyons best conference record in seven seasons.