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Academic Honors For Roughriders

June 26th, 2014 » filed under: General News, Top Story

The NJCAA recently announced their 2013-14 Academic Student-Athlete Awards and four Roughriders garnered the honor. The awards, formerly known as NJCAA Academic All-American honors, are broken down into three categories:

NJCAA Pinnacle Award for Academic Excellence (4.00 GPA on a 4.00 scale)

NJCAA Award for Superior Academic Achievement (3.80 – 3.99 on a 4.00 scale)

NJCAA Award for Exemplary Academic Achievement (3.60 – 3.79 on a 4.00 scale)

Roughrider Student-Athletes earning the award are: Stephen Carabajal (Exemplary Academic Achievement); Rebecca Long (Exemplary Academic Achievement); Logan Pollei (Exemplary Academic Achievement; and Nicholas Sagendorf (Exemplary Academic Achievement).

Including the new recipients, YC has had 55 NJCAA Academic All-Americans.