Wasilewski earns post-season honor

ORONO, Maine - Former Mount Carmel Area quarterback Marcus Wasilewski is one of eight University of Maine football players named to the Colonial Athletic Association All-Academic team for 2012.

Wasilewski, who started all 11 games at quarterback for the Black Bears, majors in kinesiology/physical education. To be eligible for the team, a player must be a starter or important reserve and hold a cumulative grade point average of 3.0 or higher for his entire academic career.

On the field, Wasilewski completed 206 of 338 passes (60.9 percent) for 2,364 yards, 21 touchdowns and 11 interceptions. He also ran for 306 net yards and three touchdowns and had 2,670 total offensive yards.