Kelsey and Lundy Named To All-ACC Academic Team

March 3, 2009

GREENSBORO, N.C. - Five All-Conference honorees secured spots on the 2008 All-Atlantic Coast Conference Academic Men's Cross Country Team as announced Wednesday, February 18 by Commissioner John D. Swofford.

To be eligible for consideration, a student-athlete must have earned a 3.00 grade point average for the previous semester and maintained a 3.00 cumulative average during her academic career.

Maryland junior Greg Kelsey earned a spot on the 2008 All-ACC Academic Cross Country Team. Kelsey is a kinesiology major from Saratoga Springs, N.Y. This is the junior's second time receiving the honor.

Kelsey is joined by freshman Alex Lundy who also earned a spot on the team. The freshman is a Biology major hailing from Littleton, Colorado.

Student-athletes on the team earning All-ACC honors this past fall were Mack, Boston College's Timothy Ritchie, Duke's Bo Waggoner, Florida State's Matt Leeder and Virginia Tech's Devin Cornwall. Ritchie finished second at this year's ACC Championship while Cornwall was third, Leeder seventh and Waggoner 10th.

Repeaters from last year's academic honors team include Ritchie, Waggoner, Leeder, Cornwall, Clemson's Sam Bryfczynski, Virginia's Andrew Jesien and Wake Forest's Gregory Billington

The 2008 All-ACC Academic Men's Cross Country team is as follows: Name, School, Year, Major

Brock Baker, North Carolina, Sr., Biology/Romance Languages

Gregory Billington, Wake Forest, So., Undeclared

Andrew Brodeur, Duke, Fr., Undeclared

Sam Bryfczynski, Clemson, Gr., Computer Science

Devin Cornwall, Virginia Tech, Sr., Marketing

Adam Cunningham, North Carolina, So., Undeclared

David Emerson, Boston College, Sr., Computer Science

Emory Gibbs, Georgia Tech, Sr., Management

Michael Hammond, Virginia Tech, Fr., Psychology

Andrew Jesien, Virginia, Sr., Mathematics

Jason Lakritz, Florida State, Sr., Exercise Science

Matt Leeder, Florida State, So., Psychology

Alex Lundy, Maryland, So., Biology

Greg Kelsey, Maryland, Jr., Kinesiology

Bobby Mack, NC State, Gr., Curriculum Instruction

Robert Moldovan, NC State, So., Elementary Education

Phillip Padilla, Virginia Tech, Sr., Industrial Design

Timothy Ritchie Boston College Sr. Theology

Jonathan Sunde Clemson So. Mechanical Engineering

Nazar Trilisky Georgia Tech Sr. Computer Engineering

Bo Waggoner Duke So. Undeclared