Twenty-one student-athletes from Glen Oaks Community College recently received Michigan Community College Athletic Association (MCCAA) and National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA) academic awards. Students who received MCCAA Academic All-Conference completed at least 24 credit hours with a 3.0-3.199 GPA. MCCAA Academic All-State awards go to individuals that have completed at least 24 credits with a 3.2+ GPA.

Six student athletes received NJCAA academic honors. This is the most ever for Glen Oaks. There was one Pinnacle Award for Academic Achievement winner granted to students who completed 24 credit hours with a 4.0 GPA; four Superior Academic Achievement Awards (24 hours with a 3.80-3.99); and one Exemplary Academic Achievement (24 hours with 3.6-3.79).

This is the first time of record (2005 – present) to have a Pinnacle Award for Academic Achievement at Glen Oaks.

Four teams also garnished awards. Women’s basketball, women’s cross counrty, men’s cross country, and golf earned both MCCAA and NJCAA academic honors for having over a 3.0 combined GPA for the entire academic year.

MCCAA All Conference – 24 hours with 3.0 – 3.199 G.P.A.

Shariah A. Brown – Basketball
Kendra A. Jones – Basketball
Dwayne D. Dingess, Jr. – Basketball
Mark A. Walker – Basketball
Hannah T. Wilkins – Cross Country
Matthew R. Clementz – Cross Country
Jaycie M. Howard – Softball/Fast Pitch
Karissa J. Troyer – Softball/Fast Pitch

MCCAA All State – 24 hours with 3.2 – 4.0 G.P.A.

Sidney P. Byrkett – Basketball
Amber D. Thomas – Basketball
Jordache J. Mavunga – Basketball
Hannah E. Carr – Cross Country/Basketball
Bethany A. Riess – Cross Country
Michael P. Campbell – Cross Country/Golf
Trever L. Sprowls – Cross Country
Walker I. Truckey – Cross Country
Jacob I. Gauthier – Golf
Collin J. Meyer – Golf

Madison C. Campbell – Softball/Fast Pitch
Jessica D. Glass – Softball/Fast Pitch
Kelsea M. Hegenauer – Softball/Fast Pitch

NJCAA Exemplary Academic Achievement – 24 hours with a 3.6 -3.79

Hannah E. Carr – Cross Country/Basketball

NJCAA Award for Superior Academic Achievement – 24 hours with 3.8 – 3.99 G.P.A.

Sidney P. Byrkett – Basketball
Jacob I. Gauthier – Golf
Collin J. Meyer – Golf
Jessica D. Glass – Softball/Fast Pitch

NJCAA Pinnacle Award for Academic Excellence – 24 hours with 4.0 G.P.A.

Bethany A. Riess – Cross Country