HUTCH ATHLETES RACK UP 39 NJCAA ACADEMIC ALL-AMERICA AWARDS

HUTCH ATHLETES RACK UP 39 NJCAA ACADEMIC ALL-AMERICA AWARDS

HCC Sports Information
Thursday, July 6, 2017

A total of 39 Hutchinson Community College student-athletes earned NJCAA Academic All-America distinction on Thursday.

Fifteen Blue Dragon Student-Athletes were first-team Academic All-Americans. Nine more earned second-team honors and 15 more were on the third team.

To earn first-team honors, a student-athlete must carry a 4.00 grade-point average. Second-team All-America honorees have a GPA from 3.80 to 3.99. Third-team honorees have GPAs ranging from 3.60 to 3.79

According to the NJCAA news release, a record 6,006 student-athletes earned Academic distinction in the 2016-17 season. A total of 1,333 student-athletes were named to the first team.

Region VI, for the second year in a row, had the most award winners with 709 student-athletes earning academic distinction.

 

 

   

 
2016-17 BLUE DRAGON NJCAA ACADEMIC ALL-AMERICANS
FIRST TEAM  
Student-Athlete Sport(s)
Ethan Artzer
Cross Country, Outdoor Track & Field, Indoor Track & Field
Kyann Eslick
Volleyball
Zachary Fesen
Indoor Track & Field, Outdoor Track & Field
Page Hiebert
Volleyball
Brendon Horyna
Indoor Track & Field, Outdoor Track & Field I
Maggie Lambert
Cross Country, Outdoor Track & Field, Indoor Track & Field
Mikenzie Lee
Softball
Brenna McClure
Women's Basketball
Kyle Patrick
Men's Basketball
Nina Pevic
Volleyball
Jordan Smith
Women's Soccer
Seth Snelling
Indoor Track & Field, Outdoor Track & Field
Taylor Stahly
Women's Basketball
Rhiannon Vieyra
Volleyball
Scott Wolverton
Baseball
   
SECOND TEAM  
Student-Athlete Sport(s)
McKayla Apo
Volleyball
Natalie Bianco
Women's Soccer
Jordan Downing
Women's Soccer
Alexa Eisenbart
Softball
John Lanham Jr.
Men's Golf
Delimar Martina
Indoor Track & Field, Outdoor Track & Field
Leah Nelson
Cross Country, Outdoor Track & Field, Indoor Track & Field
Garrett Stephens
Baseball
Georgia Warren
Women's Soccer
   
THIRD TEAM  
Student-Athlete Sport(s)
Morgan Ash
Outdoor Track & Field
Devonte Bandoo
Men's Basketball
D.J. Cannon
Softball
Shayla DeGarmo
Women's Basketball, Softball
Cole Gritton
Men's Golf
Clayton Hamby
Indoor Track & Field, Outdoor Track & Field  
Kylie James
Indoor Track & Field, Outdoor Track & Field  
Ryan Junker
Baseball
Madison Pollock
Women's Soccer, Indoor Track & Field  
Ashton Reynolds
Softball
Julian Rip
Baseball
Anthony Swift
Indoor Track & Field, Outdoor Track & Field
Trey Teeter
Outdoor Track & Field
Trent Webster
Men's Basketball
Kyla Williams Women's Basketball