Thursday, November 11, 2010
CEE Student-Athletes Named to CoSIDA Academic All-District Team
CEE students Mike Shedlosky (Class of 2011, shown left) and Bryan Connelly (Class of 2013, shown right) were among five members of Carnegie Mellon’s football team who were named to the College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA) Academic All-District Team this fall. To be nominated for the award, a student-athlete must be a starter or significant reserve and maintain a 3.3 GPA or better.
Football team captain and inside linebacker Mike Shedlosky has led the team and the University Athletic Association (UAA) in tackles this year, averaging 10.6 tackles per game while earning a 3.71 GPA. He was also recently recognized as a UAA Football Defensive Athlete of the Week.
Offensive lineman Bryan Connelly has helped the Tartans have a nationally ranked rushing attack with a team average of 262.9 yards per game while maintaining a 3.74 GPA. He also played a part in the Tartans rushing attack that set a school record with 585 yards rushing and 679 yards of total offense against Hiram earlier this year.