Academic All-American and All-Region Awards

Academic All-American and All-Region Awards

The Runnin' Lopes men's basketball team had a successful spring in the classroom earning a team GPA of 3.14. To accomplish that GPA required great individual work from a few on the team. Lamar Community College basketball team had three players on the Academic All-Region team. To be a part of this distinction you must hold a 3.2 GPA or higher for the full academic year.

The three student-athletes are Blayton Williams of Jonesboro, Arkansas, Jake Haertl of Lakewood, Colorado and Paul Fitzgerald of Perry, Georgia.

A step above of Academic All-Region is Academic All-American. Blayton Williams got the nod for the third team. Blayton had at least a GPA of 3.6 or higher to be a part of this wonderful achievement.