June 12, 2018 05:44 PM
ROCHESTER, NY – Junior Cam Isaac of the RIT men's lacrosse team, was named to the 2018 Google Cloud Academic All-America® Division III Men’s At-Large Team, selected by CoSIDA on Tuesday, June 12. This award recognizes the nation's top student-athletes for their combined performances on the field and in the classroom.
Isaac, a First Team Academic All-America® selection, was also an Academic All-District® honoree last month. It is the fifth straight year at least one RIT student-athlete earned First Team CoSIDA Academic All-America® honors.
Isaac, a biomedical sciences major, carries a 4.00 grade-point average. On the field, he appeared in all 22 games for the Tigers in 2018 and recorded 25 goals and 35 points. Isaac had nine multiple-goal efforts this season, including a season-high three goals in a 19-8 win at Vassar on March 24. In addition, he was named the 2017-18 RIT Tiger Power Den Award winner for his tremendous work in the weight room.
In three seasons with the Tigers, Isaac has 53 goals and 24 assists for 77 points in 61 career games. RIT is an incredible 59-6 over that span. RIT advanced to the NCAA National Championship game in 2017 and NCAA Semifinal in 2018. The Tigers tied a program record with 21 wins in 2018.
Off the field, Isaac volunteers with elementary school students in the Rochester City School District at John Williams School and has participated in the BIG Read. He also volunteers for the Champions Academy Extreme Mentoring & Empowerment Initiative and New York Special Olympics. At RIT, Isaac is an Organic Chemistry Lab Teaching Assistant, has done Organic Chemistry Research and is a member of RIT's Student-Athlete Advisory Committee (SAAC).
Isaac is the fifth RIT men’s lacrosse standout to earn CoSIDA Academic All-America® honors, joining Ted Diehl (1987), Matt Daniels (1994), Kurt Utzman (1996) and Kelso Davis (2011). He is the 32nd RIT student-athlete overall to receive this prestigious honor.
Rochester Institute of Technology
Created: June 12, 2018 05:44 PM
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