Sacred Heart senior wide receiver Mark Uyeno (Setauket, NY) was named to the 2010 ESPN Academic All-District team for District 1 announced this week. Uyeno will now be included on the national ballot for Academic All-American honors.
Uyeno is a Business major at Sacred Heart and posts a 3.66 grade point average. He was one of seven Northeast Conference student-athletes to earn ESPN Academic All-District honors this season. Uyeno also joins former Pioneers Steve Tedesco, a three-time selection, and Jason Richardson in earning the academic honor.
The senior wide out is enjoying a break-out season in his final year wearing the Red & White. Uyeno leads the team and is fourth in the Northeast Conference with 39 catches on the year. He has 357 yards receiving heading into the final two games of the season.