ICC Athletes Receive NJCAA Honors

The National Junior College Athletic Association released their list of Academic All-Americans for the 2017-2018 season recently and 34 ICC student-athletes were named to the first, second, and third teams.

Eight student-athletes earned first-team status (4.0 GPA), ten earned second-team honors (3.80-3.99), and sixteen made the third team (3.60-3.79), nearly one-fourth of ICC student-athletes. Several teams were represented: softball (8), men’s soccer (8), baseball (7), volleyball (4), women’s soccer, women’s basketball (2), and golf (1).

Five teams achieved a cumulative GPA above a 3.0 for the 2017-18 academic year: softball (3.35), men’s soccer (3.22), baseball (3.16), women’s basketball (3.07), and volleyball (3.03).

Honorees include:

1st team: Blake Begner (baseball), Adam Christianson (baseball), Katie David (softball), Samantha Garcia (softball), Aubrey Magro (women’s basketball), Jessica Norris (volleyball), Lexy Trammell (softball), Nikola Vujicic (men’s soccer)

2nd team: Maria Alferova (volleyball), Eduardo Ferraz (men’s soccer), Kayla Ford (softball), David Galic (men’s soccer), Tyler Jones (baseball), Christian Junna (men’s soccer), Samantha Mckee (softball), Macy Sophanavong (women’s soccer), Leah Terbush (volleyball), Pedro Wagner (men’s soccer)

3rd team: Jacquelyn Beaver (volleyball), Noah Fischer (baseball), Mossiah Griffith (men’s soccer), Ben Hopkins (baseball), Carter Leroy (golf), Vinicius Lorenzetti (men’s soccer), Kellyn Maynard (women’s basketball), Madisyn McCoy (softball), Sara McCoy (women’s soccer), Tacuma Sadlow (men’s soccer), Shelby Terrell (softball), Christy Torrey (women’s soccer), McKinsey Walters (softball), Alexis West (softball), Braden Willoughby (baseball), David Zoz (baseball)