34 student-athletes honored for academic success
MARSHALLTOWN – Marshalltown Community College was well represented on the NJCAA Region XI All-Academic teams as 34 student-athletes from the winter and spring seasons were recognized. 11 Tigers were named to the first-team while 23 were named to the second-team.
The MCC baseball team had 16 student-athletes recognized- five first-team members and 11 second-team members. The softball team placed four players on the first-team and eight on the second-team. The women’s basketball team put more than half of its roster on the all-academic squad with two first-team honorees and four second-team selections.
To be selected to the All-Academic First-Team, student-athletes must achieve a grade point average of 3.50 or better. Student-athletes achieving a grade point average of 3.00-3.49 were placed on the second-team.
2012-13 NJCAA Region XI All-Academic teams
First-Team: Ashley Salgado, Madelyn Van Metre
Second-Team: Mackenzie Gott, Lauran Hansen, Rusty Henio, Alyssa Whitmore
First-Team: Whitney Baker, Jacklyn Bear, Emmeline Huffaker, Stacy Roggentein
Second-Team: Holli Baker Hailee Beals, Alexis Farren, Brianna James, Kyndal Milder, Taylor Vaske, Erica White, Sarah Wilson
First-Team: John Bloom, Schyler Kane, Ty Russell, Ben Ryder, Colby Sorensen
Second-Team: Daryl Blaskovich, Steven Dreesman, Calvin (Tyler) Evans, Austin Fischer, Justen Folger, Bennett Mann, Sean McGuire, Brandon Parsons, Corey Shung, Zack Throckmorten, Andrew Utterbeck