School-record 77 Continentals named to NESCAC Spring All-Academic Team - Student-athletes from 10 athletic programs (baseball, men’s and women’s lacrosse, men’s and women’s rowing, softball, men’s and women’s tennis and men’s and women’s outdoor track & field) were eligible for the NESCAC all-academic awards.
Commonly Confused Words
fewer / less
Fewer refers to individual items; less refers to bulk or quantity: "Fewer than 10 students received a fellowship." "She had less than $50 in her wallet." (Here, $50 is considered a singular lump sum; however: "She had fewer than 50 $1 bills in her wallet.")
SOURCE: Hamilton College Editorial Style Guide