GORHAM, Maine – University of Southern Maine senior Mary Caron (Lewiston, Maine/St. Dominic's Academy) joined an elite group of Husky student-athletes becoming Southern Maine's seventh individual to earn Academic All-American ® honors with her selection to the CoSIDA Academic All-American ® Division III Softball Third Team as selected by members of the College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA).
A two-year captain of the Huskies' softball program, and a 2017 Little East Conference first team selection at shortstop, Caron is the first USM softball player to earn the prestigious academic accolade for her outstanding achievements in the classroom and on the field. As the seventh USM student-athlete to receive Academic All-America ® honors from CoSIDA, Caron joins Husky standouts Alison Drury (women's college division fall/winter at-large, third team, 2000), Darryl Whitney (men's cross country/track and field, second team, 2003), Ashley Marble (women's basketball, first team, 2007), Molly Carl (women's cross country/track and field, third team, 2012), Chris Bernard (baseball, second team, 2014), and Daniel Del Gallo (wrestling, second team, 2016). READ MORE