Thanks to Toni Rejcek of Hill College for providing this story
Hill College athletes recently received several academic awards from the National Junior College Athletic Association. The NJCAA National Office in Colorado Springs, Colorado, released the names of the 2013-14 NJCAA Academic Award recipients, and Hill College had seven athletes and three teams honored.
Thanks to Brent Baker of Weatherford for passing this story along
Jacob Stone's stock just keeps rising.
The former Weatherford College pitching standout put up impressive numbers this season while helping the University of Arkansas advance to the Charlottesville Regional in the NCAA Tournament.
Thanks to Candice Kelm of McLennan CC for this report
Derek Clapp has taken the helm as the McLennan Community College women's golf head coach after spending five years as an assistant coach for the team. During his time as an assistant, he helped guide the Highlassies to a top-five finish each year in the national tournament and continuous recognition as an NJCAA All-Academic Team.
Prior to coming to McLennan in 2005, Clapp was a softball coach at Howard College. He spent three years as an assistant coach before taking over head coaching duties in 2004. As a head coach, he was named the 2004 Region V Coach of the Year.