Nick Hiou Named Academic All-District

Nick Hiou Named Academic All-District

NORTH DARTMOUTH, MA-Senior wide receiver Nick Hiou (Peabody, MA/Peabody HS) has received a post-season academic honor.


Hiou has been named to the Capital One Academic All-District Team for District One, presented by the College Sports Information Directors of America.


In 10 games, Hiou caught 22 passes for 156 yards, an average of 7.1 yards per catch.


A member of the New England Football Conference Academic All-Conference Team, Hiou has also been named to the Chancellor's List at UMass Dartmouth, which requires a grade point average of 3.8 or better.


"Nick's being named to the Academic All-District team is a huge honor," said UMass Dartmouth Head Coach Mark Robichaud. "Nick has been a tremendous asset to UMass Dartmouth and our football program since he got here four years ago.  We are very proud of him and his academic and athletic achievements."


By virtue of his award, Hiou advances to the group that is eligible for Academic All-America honors.