Athletes earn NJCAA Region XIV All-Academic Team
Eight Panola College Athletes have earned the honor of being selected to the 2013 NJCAA Region XIV All-Academic Team. To qualify for the Academic Team each nominee must have completed at least 36 hours of transferable college credit with a gpa of 3.25 or better.
- Nausheen Merchant, a sophomore volleyball player from Kingwood, TX has a 4.0 gpa. Not only did Nausheen excel in the classroom, she was also an All-Conference, All-Region, and All-American Volleyball player. Nausheen will be attending the University of Pan American next year on a volleyball scholarship.
- Stephen Schlett, a sophomore baseball player from Port Neches, TX. has a 3.80 gpa.
- Gavin Williamson, a sophomore baseball player from Carthage, TX. has a 3.50 gpa. Gavin is also leading the Ponies baseball team on the mound this year with a 7-2 record and a 2.58 era.
- Clint Cage is a freshman baseball player from Carthage, TX with a 3.60 gpa. Clint is leading the team in homeruns with 5 and 3rd on the team with 61 rbi’s.
- Michael Donovan is a sophomore baseball player from Clear Brook High School in Houston, TX with a 3.51 gpa.
- Tyler Stallings is a freshman baseball player from Splendora, TX with a 3.28 gpa.
- Angelica Vargas is a sophomore volleyball player from Kingwood, TX with a gpa of 3.38. Angelica will attend the University of Pan American next year to also play volleyball.
- Hunter Hagler is a sophomore baseball player from Vidor, TX with a 3.29 gpa. Hunter is the a returning All-Conference player and is currently leading the team in hitting with a .358 avg. and rbi’s with 79. Hunter has accepted a scholarship to play baseball and continue his education next year at Oklahoma State University.