Alfred State junior heavyweight Kyle Fitzgerald (Constableville/South Lewis) has been named to the National Wrestling Coaches Association Academic All-American team.
Fitzgerald is a Mechanical Engineering Tech major with a 3.28 GPA. On the mat, he overcame an early season injury and finished the season with a 18-8 overall record and competed in the NCAA Division III Mideast Regionals.
"On behalf of the NWCA and our Board of Directors, I am excited to honor the amazing academic achievement demonstrated by this year's Scholar All-American teams and individuals," said NWCA Executive Director Mike Moyer. "Once again, NCAA Division III institutions have demonstrated their commitment to academic excellence with such a high number of individual honorees and schools being represented.
The Academic All-American team features 260 individuals representing 75 institutions. Full list of NCWA Academic All-Americans