The TCCAA recently awarded nine student athletes for their academic prowess the past two years. These students had the highest Grade Point Average for their respective sports for 2016-2017. These students had to be sophomores to qualify for the award.
C.J. Brown from Motlow State won for baseball and Isaac James was the recipient for men's basketball. Catherine Davis of Cleveland State and Lacy Cantrell from Roane State recieved the award in women's basketball.
Sam Baker of Walters State was the golf recipient while Hannah Carr of Walters State recieved for volleyball.
Haley Hodgson of Cleveland State and Jordan Fortel & Leslie Odom of Walters State were honored for softball.
Of the nine students recognized, five (Brown, James, Hodgson, Fortel, and Odom) maintained a 4.0 GPA for the past two seasons.