Two members of the Johns Hopkins University football team, linebacker John Arena and offensive lineman Vincenzo Bonaddio, have been named to the 2012 CoSIDA NCAA Division III Academic All-America team.
Arena and Bonaddio, both juniors, are the 16th and 17th members of the JHU football team to garner Academic All-America honors. Arena was selected to the first team, and Bonaddio was a second-team pick. Johns Hopkins was one eight teams in the nation to have two or more players named to the teams.
Arena, who became the seventh first-team Academic All-American in school history, finished third on the team in tackles with 64, including seven for loss. He is a neuroscience major with a 4.0 grade point average.
Bonaddio carries a 3.7 grade point average and is majoring in public health studies and earth and planetary science.
The Blue Jays went 10-2 in 2012 and advanced to the second round of the NCAA Division III playoffs.Read more from hopkinssports.com