Being a college student is no easy feat, but add the pressure of weekly practices and games and the concept of having to pass a simple english course can seem impossible.
The following students recently competed in the 2018 Palomar College fall season while simultaneously completing 12 or more units and holding a 3.0 or higher grade point average.
With a collective 22 men’s and women’s sports and an average of 450 participating students Palomar is has 71 Pacific Coast Athletic Conference (PCAC) Scholar- Athlete honorees. Seven of the athletes earned a 4.0 GPA for the semester including Jolie and Mila Beentjes of the women’s cross country team, Connor Curry of the football team, Caleb Daza of the men’s soccer team, Emma Thomas of the women’s water polo team, and Alina Lecakes-Jones and Mikayla Seiler of the women’s volleyball team.
In addition to the PCAC honor six members of the Comets football team were placed on the All-Southern California Football Association (SCFA) Academic Team, Kaainaoluikalai Lewis, Zach Morel, Devin Nilson, Nicholas So’oto, Bryce Walker and Arnold Yoder. This award is limited to sophomores who have completed two seasons with a 3.o or higher GPA.
The complete list is grouped by each individual sport :
*second time honor
MEN’S CROSS COUNTRY
WOMEN’S CROSS COUNTRY
MEN’S WATER POLO
Bryce Van Camp*
WOMEN’S WATER POLO
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