Bears Place Fourth in NWCA All-Academic Polls

May 8, 2003

The Wrestling team is still receiving post-season honors, this time for their academics. The National Wrestling Coaches Association announced its 2003 NWCA Division I wrestling academic teams, Brown placed fourth in the country. The 2002-2003 squad produced a 3.27 GPA in order to be selected.

Junior Nick Ciarcia (Berlin, CT) was named to the NWCA All-Academic Second Team. Ciarcia, concentrating in both Economics and Philosophy, recorded a 3.85 GPA for the 2002-2003 season and was a NCAA Qualifier. Ciarcia was an All-Ivy Honorable Mention, he finished the year 24-11 overall placing fourth at Easterns.