Danbury, Conn. - December 7, 2016 - Springfield College's Nick Giorgio (Cumberland, R.I.) was selected to the 2016 Eastern College Athletic Conference (ECAC) Division III North Football All-Star First Team.
The second-year defensive end was the only sophomore named to the defensive first team, and one of only three sophomores on the entire first team.
In his second season with the Pride, Giorgio had a dominant year on Springfield's defensive line. The Business Management major ranked fourth on the team with 60 tackles, including 32 unassisted stops and was disruptive in th the opponents backfield all season, producing 14.5 tackles-for-loss. Giorgio had at least five tackles in nine outings and had at least one tackle for loss in eight of the Pride's 10 outings this season.