Ten student-athletes from Genesee Community College were recently named National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA) Academic Student-Athlete Award winners for the 2012-2013 academic year.
The NJCAA Academic Student-Athlete Awards were previously known as NJCAA Academic All-American honors. The NJCAA has renamed its academic awards program to the following: NJCAA Pinnacle Award for Academic Excellence (4.00 GPA on a 4.00 scale), NJCAA Award for Superior Academic Achievement (3.80 to 3.99 on a 4.00 scale) and NJCAA Award for Exemplary Academic Achievement (3.60 to 3.79 on a 4.00 scale).
Pinnacle Award Winners:
Jamie Tyrrell (men’s soccer)
Superior Award Winners:
Housni Azelmad (swimming and diving)
Falesha Moultrie (women’s basketball)
Exemplary Award Winners:
Kylynn Bank (women’s soccer)
Lauren Hughes (volleyball, swimming and diving)
Jacob Kenney (baseball)
Hikaru Kishimoto (women’s lacrosse)
Tomoko Masunaga (women’s lacrosse)
Yuki Sasao (women’s lacrosse)
Rachel VanDuser (softball)