Aug 17, 2020 | Featured , Athletics , Student Success

Columbia State Athletes Receive NJCAA All-Academic Awards

(COLUMBIA, Tenn. Aug. 17, 2020) - - - Fifteen Columbia State Community College athletes received all-academic awards from the National Junior College Athletic Association.

“Our athletes work hard on the field, the court and the classroom,” said Johnny Littrell, Columbia State athletic director. “These awards are well-deserved.”

Students named to the NJCAA All-Academic First Team have maintained a 4.0 GPA;

Students named to the  NJCAA All-Academic Second Team have maintained a 3.80-3.99 GPA; and Students named to the NJCAA All-Academic Third Team have maintained a 3.60-3.79 GPA.

The following Columbia State athletes received awards:

Luke Flatt                                        Baseball                         First Team

Steven Minter                                    Baseball                         First Team

Ryan Smith                                       Baseball                         First Team

Collin Huntley                                   Baseball                         Second Team

Brandon Johnson                               Baseball                         Second Team

Camryn Kennedy                                Baseball                         Second Team

Wade Richardson                               Baseball                         Second Team

Chole Etherington                              Women’s Soccer              Second Team

Olivia Holt                                        Women’s Soccer              Second Team

Kelsie Vaughn                                    Women’s Soccer              Second Team

David Wilson                                     Baseball                         Third Team

Morgan Nichols                                  Women’s Soccer              Third Team

Madison Tennant                               Women’s Soccer              Third Team

Alyssa Brown                                     Softball                          Third Team

Jaiden Cox                                        Softball                          Third Team

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