RYE, N.Y. -- Rye resident Rebecca Quirke, a junior at Connecticut College, has been named to the 2016 NESCAC Spring All-Academic Team by the New England Small College Athletic Conference.
Quirke is a graduate of Sacred Heart Greenwich in Connecticut, and is the daughter of Karen and Declan Quirke of Rye. She is on Connecticut College’s Sailing team.
Quirke is one of 69 Connecticut College student-athletes selected by the conference. To be honored, a student-athlete must have reached sophomore academic standing and be a varsity letter winner with a cumulative grade point average of at least 3.35.
A transfer student must have completed one year of study at the institution.
Situated on the coast of southern New England, Connecticut College is a highly selective private liberal arts college with 1,900 students from all across the country and throughout the world.