Two Crusaders Named 2005 NEILA Scholar Athletes

May 25, 2005

WORCESTER, Mass. - Holy Cross senior men's lacrosse players Derek Lemley (Madison, Conn.) and Edmond Yip (Providence, R.I.) have been named to the sixth annual Division I All-New England Scholar Athlete team. The selections were announced on May 25 by the New England Intercollegiate Lacrosse Association. The Scholar Athlete team acknowledges graduating seniors from schools in the NEILA, who have earned over a 3.0 grade point average and have excelled on the field.

A complete list of the 2005 NEILA Scholar Athlete team follows:

Player             School          Position   Major
Britton Derkac     Brown           Midfield   Public & Private Sector Organization
Chris Mucciolo     Brown           Midfield   Business Economics
Tony Frick         Brown           Midfield   Business Economics
Doug Kocis         Harvard         Midfield   Economics
Mike McBride       Harvard         Midfield   Economics
Brain Wannop       Harvard         Defense    History
Christain Wyatt    Harvard         Defense    History & Literature
Derek Lemley       Holy Cross      Defense    Political Science
Edmond Yip         Holy Cross      Defense    Economics / Chinese Language & Civilization
Ryan Connolly      Massachusetts   Midfield   Education
Chris Doyle        Massachusetts   Midfield   Communications
Greg Scott         Massachusetts   Midfield   Sociology
Mark Rotella       Providence      Midfield   Math
Myles Jewell       Vermont         Midfield   English/Film
D.J. Barry         Yale            Midfield   Economics
Seth Goldberg      Yale            Attack     Political Science
Dan Grimm          Yale            Defense    History
Brian Mulholland   Yale            Defense    Economics
Dan Sale           Yale            Midfield   Economics