Area athlete earn academic awards
The Missouri High School 2011-12 Academic All-State team was announced this week.
The Missouri State Fast-Pitch Softball Coaches Association recognizes student athletes and teams for their academic success in the classroom by awarding an Academic All-State award to both teams and individual student athletes.
A team is awarded the distinction of being an Academic All-State squad if all players on the varsity team have a cumulative grade point average (GPA) of 3.3 or higher.
An individual athlete qualifies for the Academic All-State first team if they have a cumulative GPA of 3.88 to 4.0 to qualify for the second team, an athlete must have a cumulative GPA 3.75 to 3.87 at the end of the fall semester.
Area softball players who achieved All-State academic honors are as follows.
Team GPA 3.56
First team: Jayse Henderson.
Second team: Mattie White.
Team GPA 3.30
First team: Brittany Miles.
|Second team: Courtney Morgan, Cady Swindle, Hannah Hendrix and Coley Ickes.|
Team GPA 3.65
First team: Raigan Ratliff, Josee Krueger, Kelsey Wiseman, Allie Krueger, Abby Krueger, Brooke Madison and Brooke Burnside.
Team GPA 3.72
First team: Emily Ashley, McKenzie Moreland, Bailee Hayward, Becca Morin, and Monica Sexton.
Second team: Mattie Brottlund.