Stoughton's Matt Green had a record-setting year at Bridgewater State University. Bridgewater State University Photo
Stoughton's Matt Green had a record-setting year at Bridgewater State University. Bridgewater State University Photo

The following athletes are competing for college athletic teams this winter. If you know of anyone participating on the college level, please email michaelh@patch.com.

Matt Green
, a junior wide receiver at Bridgewater State University, was named as a second team selection to the 2013 Beyond Sports Network Division III Football All-America Team. He caught 69 passes for 1,315 yards and 16 touchdowns, which were school records.

Jade Paul is a sophomore jumper and sprinter for the Boston University women's indoor track team. BU was predicted to finish third in the Patriot League Women's Indoor Track & Field Preseason poll behind Bucknell and Navy. The Terriers will be hosting a mult-team meet Jan. 16.

Dartaye Ruffin, a 6'8", 250-pound senior forward, started the first eight games of the season as the Drexel University men's basketball team jumped out to a 6-2 start. He is averaging 8.5 rebounds and 5.4 points per game. The Dragons will be playing at St. Joseph's Tuesday, Dec. 15.

Marcus Middleton, a freshman, is seeing action off the bench for the WPI men's basketball team. The Engineers closed out the 2013 part of their season with an 88-69 win over Keene State, Dec. 14, for their sixth straight win. WPI is now 9-1 and will next be in action Jan. 3 at Becker at 2 p.m.

Chrystal Holland has appeared in four games off the bench for the American International College's women's basketball team. The 5'9'' sophomore is a transfer student from the University of New Hampshire and is majoring in communications. 

Christina Deiorio, who played at Cardinal Spellman, is a junior guard at Curry College and started the first seven games of the season, averaging 6.1 points game. The Colonels went 4-3 in the 2013 part of their season. They will next be in action Thursday, Jan. 2, at Coast Guard.

Val Driscoll, a senior forward out of Archbishop Williams, had seven rebounds for the University of Michigan in their 86-64 loss to No. 4 ranked Notre Dame, Saturday in Ann Arbor, MI. to fall to 9-0. After missing last year with a knee injury, Driscoll is bouncing back this year.

McKenna Russell, a freshman forward for the Southern Maine women's ice hockey team, had two assists in eight games. The Huskies taking a 6-3 record into the 2014 part of their schedule, which will start Friday, Jan. 3, at 7:30 p.m.

Victoria Hanson is a freshman for the Boston University's women's ice hockey team. BU is 14-3-1 on the year as Hanson has appeared in four games with a 2.22 goals average. The Terriers will be playing Dartmouth at BU's Walter Brown Arena, Jan. 4, at 3 p.m.


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