Oklahoma City, OK – The Sooner Athletic Conference has published their academic awards for winter and spring sports. Central Christian College placed 21 athletes on the academic all-conference list which was comprised of men's and women's basketball, men's wrestling, baseball, softball, men's and women's track and field, and men's and women's golf.
To be eligible for the SAC Academic All-Conference team, students must be a sophomore in academic status and maintain a minimum 3.25 GPA during the previous two semesters and are regulars (letter winners) on their respective team.
Here are the Tiger teams and their representatives on the SAC All-Academic teams.
Men's Basketball- Colton Berg, Josiah King, Kendric Warren
Women's Basketball- Abbie Banks
Men's Wrestling- Devontae Fitzgerald
Women's Track and Field- Hannah Fredrickson, Amanda Murray, Bre'Anna Whigham
Softball- Morgan Hildebrandt, Kasi Kraus
Baseball- Kyler Jay, Jared Jones, Andru Kemp, Brian Marroquin, Bryan Scott, Landon Stevens
Men's Golf- JP Ray, Matthew Rettinger, Collin Duckworth, Evan Maldonado
Women's Golf- Kari Kirl
In addition to the SAC All-Academic team, the conference also announced their "Commissioner's Honor Role" that includes all academic classes and all sports. It requires athletes to earn a 3.0 GPA or higher in their previous two semesters. In total, the Tigers had 95 athletes named to the honor role. Below are their names and the sport(s) they represent.
Baseball –Justin Freas, Kyler Jay, Jared Jones, Andru Kemp, Bria Marroquin, Nate Patterson, Nathan Rejino, Christopher Sanchez, Bryan Scott, Casey Southwick, Landon Stevens, Christopher White, Will Wild, Joshua Zachary.
Men's Basketball– Colton Berg, Macae Fisher, Titus Hobbs, Josiah King, Evan Maldonado, Sam Maldonado, Kendric Warren.
Women's Basketball– Abigail Anderson, Abbie Banks, Vestiney Cooke, Kassidy Forsberg, Holly Golden.
Volleyball– Morgan Cook, Hannah Fredrickson, Rebekah Glessner, Valerie Hess, Kasi Kraus, Desiree Padilla, Kacie Platt, Sarah Post, Makayla Prichard.
Softball– Jessica Aldana, Taylor Bourne, Karina Flores, Morgan Hildebrandt, Cursstyn Jorgensen, Breana Miller, Sydney O'Brien, Taelyn Pagel, Cheyann Sales, Jaicee Stinson, Madison Walker.
Women's Soccer– Abby Henley, Chloe Henley, Elizabeth Hottle, Shannon Huesca, Kyla Hughes, Keely King, Rachel Meier, Chelsea Nimmo, Mia Ota, Isabel Sierra, Bailey Sonier, Madison Strickland.
Men's Soccer– Joshua Dalton, Lucas Braga, Gabriel Flores, Cole Housh, Facundo Ladetto Russo, Adam Langdon, Jameison Lynn, Matthew Massey, Matias Nunez, Antonio Ramirez Villa, Daniel Ramirez, Omar Salgado, Christian Samano, Brian Silva, Joshua Taylor, Ismael Valverde.
Men's Golf Collin Duckworth, J.P. Ray, Matthew Rettinger, Nathan Segler, Lowell Stephens.
Women's Golf– Kari Kirl, Vanessa Warner.
Men's Track and Field– Frankie Hernandez, Raylan Hines, Mark Noel, Alfred Thomas.
Women's Track and Field– Hannah Fredrickson, Amanda Murray, Nelly O'Campo, Temar Smith, Victoria Valencia, Bre'Anna Whigham
Wrestling– Terrell Banuelos, Devontae Fitzgerald, J.P. Krussick, Mason McCarty.