Rock Valley College

Five RVC Student-Athletes, Women’s Tennis Team, Earn Academic Honors

Posted: Friday, August 1, 2014

Media Contact: Dave Costello, 815-921-4516

NJCAA (National Junior College Athletic Association) Headquarters has released the names of the 2013-2014 NJCAA Academic Student-Athlete Award winners and five Rock Valley College student-athletes have earned academic awards.

Paul Burd (Golf), Mark Delaughter (Men's Tennis), and Aubrie Sabin (Women's Tennis) each earned the award for Superior Academic Achievement (3.80 to 3.99 GPA), while Aleesha Cleaver (Women's Basketball) and Daniel Delaughter (Men's Tennis) earned the award for Exemplary Academic Achievement (3.60 to 3.79 GPA).

The RVC Women's Tennis Team was also recognized as a 2013-2014 NJCAA All-Academic Team after achieving a team GPA of 3.04.

The 2013-2014 season marks the 31st year the NJCAA has recognized the success of its student-athletes in the classroom.