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Dominic Devaud Named CoSIDA/ESPN the Magazine Third Team Academic All-American
Senior Dominic Devaud
BALTIMOREóSenior track and field standout Dominic Devaud (
Devaud becomes the 19th Academic All-American at the Division I level for UMBC and the third from the menís cross country/track and field program. He joins Adam Grossman (2006) and Rob Magin (1992) to give the program the second-most awards along with baseball and womenís cross country/track and field. Womenís tennis has the most with six.
Devaud won the heptathlon at the IC4A Championships in March after successfully defending his title in the heptathlon at the 2010 America East Indoor Track and Field Championships. He was honored with the Matt Skalsky Scholar-Athlete Award at UMBCís varsity awards ceremony in May. The 2009 America East Indoor Track and Field Scholar-Athlete graduated in late May in mechanical engineering with a 3.62 cumulative GPA.
To be eligible for Academic All-America consideration, a student-athlete must be a varsity starter or key reserve, maintain a cumulative G.P.A. of 3.30 on a scale of 4.00, have reached sophomore athletic and academic standings at his/her current institution and be nominated by his/her sports information director.