MANCHESTER, N.H. – Four Commonwealth Coast Football (CCC Football) players were named to the 2017 New England Football Writers (NEFW) Division II/III All-Star team earlier this week. They were Becker linebacker Michael Bianco (Manorville, N.Y.), Curry quarterback Alex Corvese (Cranston, R.I.), Salve Regina offensive lineman Nico Aronson (Wayne, N.J.), and Western New England defensive back Sam Olsson (Milford, Conn.).
All four were also named to the All-CCC Football First Team earlier this year. Aronson, Bianco, and Corvese were also CCC Football major award winners. Aronson, who was also an NEFW All-Star in 2016, was the Offensive Lineman of the Year, Bianco was the Defensive Player of the Year, and Corvese was the Offensive Player of the Year.
The four CCC Football representatives were part of a 30-player team representing 20 different schools from the six New England Division II and III football conferences. The six conferences are CCC Football, the Eastern Collegiate Football Conference (ECFC), the Massachusetts State College Athletic Conference (MASCAC), the New England Men’s and Women’s Athletic Conference (NEWMAC), the New England Small College Athletic Conference (NESCAC), and the Northeast-10 (NE-10).
The team will be honored at the New England Football Writers Captains and Awards Banquet on Tuesday, Dec. 5, at the Montvale Plaza, in Stoneham, Mass.
ABOUT COMMONWEALTH COAST FOOTBALL
Commonwealth Coast Football (CCC Football) is a single-sport football conference operating under the Commonwealth Coast Conference (CCC) umbrella. The league has been in operation since 1965 (formerly as the New England Football Conference (NEFC)). The league currently consists of six members – Becker, Curry, Endicott, Nichols, Salve Regina, and Western New England. Membership will increase to seven in 2018 with the addition of the University of New England. Husson will join the conference in 2019.