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Three Cavaliers Named to 2012 ACC All-Academic Team

Jake Snyder

Jake Snyder

Feb. 27, 2013

CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. – Virginia junior offensive guard Sean Cascarano, sophomore linebacker Henry Coley and junior defensive end Jake Snyder have been named to the 2012 Atlantic Coast Conference All-Academic Football team, as announced by league commissioner John Swofford.

This is the first career All-ACC Academic accolade for all three of UVa’s honorees. The ACC has selected an ACC All-Academic Football team every year since 1954 and Cascarano, Coley and Snyder are the 198th, 199th and 200th Cavaliers to earn such honors.

Cascarano (Glenview, Ill.) is a history major and owns a 3.01 cumulative GPA. Coley (Virginia Beach, Va.) is an African-American and African studies major and owns a 3.01 cumulative GPA.  Snyder (Glen Allen, Va.) is an environmental sciences major and is posting a 3.2 cumulative GPA.

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 his academic career. All 12 ACC schools were represented by at least one selection to the team.




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