Highland Student Athletes Recognized by NJCAApublished June 24, 2016
Highland Student Athletes Recognized by NJCAA
The National Junior College Athletic Association recognizes student athletes each year from its various membership institutions as “NJCAA Academic Student Athlete Awards” who have met the following requirements: completion of three semesters of coursework, forty-five semester hours of credits, and participation in at least one season of a sports program with a GPA of 3.6 or above.
Dylan Wheeler Holton, Kansas Football
Conner Bigham Hiawatha, Kansas Men’s Track
Chelsea Gabriel Grain Valley, MO Women’s Track
Jacob Rominger Shawnee Mission, KS Football
Konner Patterson McLouth, KS Softball
Faith Cain Omaha, NE Softball
Sabina Szmajduch Poland Volleyball
Brock Polley Wichita, KS Football
D’Marcus Garrett Wichita, KS Football
Syvannah Williams Leavenworth, KS Women’s Cross Country/Track
In addition to the individual honors, Highland had teams that also achieved academic excellence: the women’s indoor track team, women’s cross country team, softball team, and the volleyball team. The teams must have an over-all 3.0 GPA or better.