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Erlwein earns NJAC All-Academic accolades

MORRISVILLE, N.Y. – The New Jersey Athletic Conference (NJAC) announced its 2012-13 All-Academic Team, expanding to include student-athletes from affiliate member programs for the first time in the conference history.

More than 700 student-athletes received the honor, including Morrisville State College junior defensive back Austin Erlwein (Jeffersonville, N.Y.) who was named to the honorable mention team.

To be eligible for the squad, a student-athlete must be a sophomore, junior or senior who has competed in a conference-sponsored sport while achieving a minimum grade point average of 3.20.

Erlwein led the defensive unit in tackles this past season, notching 38 solo stops and 29
assisted for 67 total tackles. He also collected a team best three interceptions, and recovered a high three fumbles.

Erlwein is majoring in criminal justice at Morrisville State and is a member of the
criminal justice honor society. The son of Dawn and Peter Erlwein of Jeffersonville is a graduate of Sullivan West High School.

Morrisville State College sets the world in motion for students. Curriculums are enriched
with applied learning and pave the way for opportunity at both the Morrisville and Norwich campuses. An action-oriented, interactive learning lab, the college is a national leader in technology. Lauded for its exemplary, innovative and effective community service programs, the college was named to the 2012 President’s Higher Community Service Honor Roll. Visit www.morrisville.edu to experience, Morrisville in motion