WESTWOOD, Mass. - After a very competitive vote, the New England Women's and Men's Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) has named Wheaton's Rick Reilly as the NEWMAC SuperFan. The NEWMAC SuperFan initiative is supported by the NEWMAC Student-Athlete Advisory Committee (SAAC) and the campus SAAC groups at the 11 member institutions. The goal of the honor is to promote good sportsmanship through the conference and recognize those who support their favorite teams and represent their institutions respectfully.
Wheaton's Rick Reilly was voted the NEWMAC SuperFan, after earning the most votes in a poll on Twitter from November 19th to November 21st between four outstanding nominees.
|Nomination #4 - Rick Reilly, Wheaton College|
What they are saying at Wheaton College...
A parent of a junior goalkeeper on the field hockey team, Rick has been at every game and is really vocal in the most positive way. He also takes the time to get to know the various players on the team is always supportive and respectful of coaches and officials.
Rick has been instrumental in organizing our post game tailgates and largely because of his leadership, our field hockey team is supported by a really positive group of families and friends.