Jul 25, 2014

NJCAA Recognizes Student Athletes for Academic Achievement

(COLUMBIA, Tenn. - July 25, 2014) - - - Five Columbia State Community College athletes have received 2013-2014 NJCAA Academic Student-Athlete Awards.

In baseball, Tyler Fullerton (Murfreesboro), Ronnie Jebavy (Murfreesboro), and Chase Howell (Hendersonville) won the award for exemplary academic achievement for their hard work in the classroom as well as on the field. These students also played with the Chargers' team in this year's NJCAA World Series in Grand Junction, Co.

In softball, Ashlee Price (Huntsville, Ala.) received the award for her superior academic achievement as a student athlete.

Arturs Bremers, originally from Latvia, was also awarded for superior academic achievement for his work academically and athletically as a member of the men's basketball team.

Photo Caption: Tyler Fullerton

Photo Caption: Ronnie Jebavy

Photo Caption:
Chase Howell

Photo Caption: Ashlee Price

Photo Caption: Arturs Bremers

Columbia State is a two-year college, serving a nine-county area in southern Middle Tennessee with locations in Columbia, Franklin, Lawrenceburg, Lewisburg and Clifton. As Tennessee's first community college, Columbia State is committed to increasing access and enhancing diversity at all five campuses. Columbia State is a member of the Tennessee Board of Regents, one of the largest higher education systems in the nation. For more information, please visit www.columbiastate.edu.

Tennessee's Community Colleges is a system of 13 colleges offering a high-quality, affordable, convenient and personal education to prepare students to achieve their educational and career goals in two years or less. We offer associate degree and certificate programs, workforce development programs and transfer pathways to four-year degrees. For more information, please visit us online at tncommunitycolleges.org.

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