MCC student-athletes earn academic honors

2018-19 Academic Awards

CHARLOTTE, North Carolina - The NJCAA national office announced the student-athletes who have earned distinction on one of three prestigious 2018-19 NJCAA All-Academic Teams following their success in the classroom.

In addition, Region III, and the Western New York Athletic Conference, have announced end-of-the-year academic honors as well.

Monroe Community College was well represented across the board, as 12 student-athletes were lauded for their academic achievement by the NJCAA. In addition, the Tribune softball (3.23), and volleyball (3.08) teams were recognized for attaining cumulative GPAs above 3.0.

The NJCAA gives out awards in three honor categories. Students must complete two full-time semesters and 24 total semester hours with the following GPA benchmarks:

                NJCAA All-Academic First Team: 4.00 GPA
                NJCAA All-Academic Second Team: 3.80-3.99 GPA
                NJCAA All-Academic Third Team: 3.60-3.79 GPA

MCC had 22 student-athletes bring home academic honors from Region III, and 37 from the WNYAC. To be honored by the region, student-athletes must earn 24 hours at a 3.5 GPA. The requirements for WNYAC laurels are 24 hours and a 3.3 GPA.

The complete list of MCC honorees is as follows:

Student-Athlete Sport NJCAA Region III WNYAC
Maria Marcera Softball X X X
Meryl Wakefield W. Soccer X X X
Caitrin Rennoldson W. Soccer X X X
Ryan Martin M. Lacrosse X X X
Kaitlyn Waite Softball X X X
Kierstin Hammond Volleyball X X X
Hannah Del Gatto Softball X X X
Parker Stone M. Swimming X X X
Loren Searle M. Swimming X X X
Brooke Catlin Softball X X X
Calissa Pomerantz Volleyball X X X
Nate Hampson Baseball   X X
Violet Hess W. Swimming   X X
Camille Harrison Softball   X X
Ryan Hill Baseball   X X
Brennen Smith Baseball   X X
Zorria West W. Basketball   X X
Daniel Stevenson M. Soccer   X X
Paige McGrath W. Soccer   X X
Jasmine Gould Softball   X X
Amanda Miller W. Swimming   X X
Jade Staton W. Soccer   X X
Jordan Sullivan M. Soccer     X
Trevor Sherwood Baseball     X
Cas Sobaszek Baseball     X
Yaak Awuok M. Soccer     X
Grace Bushen W. Soccer     X
Eric Longhorn M. Soccer     X
Tyler Bischoping M. Swimming     X
Stephany Paredes Volleyball     X
Madison Ball Softball     X
Devon Robb Baseball     X
Camryn Bianchi Softball     X
Catherine Brumsted Volleyball     X
Efi Brame W. Soccer     X
Rebecca Stirpe Softball     X
Ethan Pasco Baseball     X