AMES, IA – Several members of Northeast Community College’s athletic teams have earned post season academic honors. The forty-eight student-athletes have been named to the Iowa Community College Athletic Conference (ICCAC) Spring 2018 All-Region Academic Teams. Northeast is one of 14-members of the ICCAC.
To be named to All-Region Academic First Team, the student-athlete must have earned a 3.5 and above grade point average (GPA). To be named to the All-Region Academic Second Team, the student-athlete must have earned a 3.0-3.49 GPA.
Three members of the Northeast golf team, Andrew Schnoor, Randolph; Kelby Schommer, Hartington, and Mason Stubbs, Randolph, were named to the All-Region Academic First Team. All-Region Academic Second Team golf team members include Robert Bengston, Hartington; and Brook Klinetobe, Stanton.
Kurt Pytleski serves as Northeast’s head golf coach.
Seven members of the Northeast baseball team were named to the All-Region Academic First Team, while eight others were named to the All-Region Academic Second Team. First Team members include Cade Halvorson, Fruita, CO; Kaden Hendrix, Fremont; Joe Jaramillo, Broomfield, CO; Zack Knapp, Crofton; Dylan Nicholson, Papillion; Drew Smith, Elkhorn; and Jackson Tingwald, Ralston. Second Team members include Brennen Bales, Nebraska City; Christian Dumont, Bellevue; Justin Frye, Greeley, CO; Travis Koesters, Papillion; Lane Koetter, Grand Junction, CO; Austin Papstein, Norfolk; Blake Radke, Parker, CO; and Bryce Walker, Papillion.
Marcus Clapp is head coach of the Northeast baseball team.
Seven members of the Northeast softball team were named to the All-Region Academic First Team, while four others were named to the All-Region Academic Second Team. First Team members include Max Carlos, Cozad; Rosario Garcia, Northglenn, CO; Mariah Jensen, Gresham; Jadrien Long, Beatrice; Moriah Payton, McCook; Savannah Robertson, Columbus; and Emily Sherstone, Surrey, British Columbia. Second Team members include Alayna Allen, Columbus; Chandler Hehnke, Grand Island; Shyanne Sutton, Genoa; and Inese Uribe, Riverside, CA.
Iris Woodhead is the head coach of the Northeast softball team.
Two members of the Northeast men’s basketball team were named to the Academic All-Region Second Team, while four others were named to the Academic All-Region Second Team. First Team members include Melkisedek Moreaux, Hamburg, Germany; and Asher Scavelia, Nassau, Bahamas. Second Team members include Allen Anderson, Minneapolis, MN; Jeremiah Coddon, Minneapolis, MN; Julius Sakinis, Nebraska City; and Brandon Villalpando, Norfolk.
Dan Anderson is men’s head basketball coach. Junior Denis and Josh Clark serve as assistant coaches.
Eight members of the Northeast women’s basketball team were named to the Academic All-Region First Team. They include Jade Blackburn, Surrey, England; Kori Fischer, South Sioux City; Lauren Hunstad, Parker, SD; Jerrica Neal, Gary, IN; Brechte Norel, Hoogeveen, Netherlands; Baileigh Nuzum, Papillion; Teagan Pompa, Elgin, IL; and Judit Valls, Sant Pol deMar, Spain. Three members, Sierra Bell, Danville, IL; Gemma Recasens, Roses, Spain; and Irene Sanz, Vilassar deMar, Spain, were named to the Academic All-Region Second Team.
Matt Svehla is women’s head basketball coach. Jesse Dunbar is the assistant coach.