Riedel named Academic All-Middle Atlantic Conference

Max Riedel

ANNVILLE, Pa. - Hood College's Max Riedel was named to the Academic All-Middle Atlantic Conference Men's Swimming Team. 

It is the second straight year that Riedel has earned the honor. 

A biochemistry major with a minor in mathematics, Riedel was a member of the All-MAC Third Team in the 1,650-yard freestyle after swimming a time of 16:29.61 at the conference championship meet in February. 

A Dean's List student, he is a member of Gamma Sigma Epsilon, Pi Mu Epsilon and Chi Alpha Sigma honor societies. He served as the president of the Hood College chapter of the American Chemical Society and won the Dean's Award at the college's senior student-athlete awards. 

The Academic All-MAC teams recognize the top student-athletes both in the classroom and on the field during the 2018 spring semester. The MAC sports information directors nominate and vote on the Academic All-MAC teams, giving 50 percent weight to both academic success and athletic success.