ESCANABA – A local resident is one of 13 Bay College student-athletes to be honored as Academic All-Americans by the National Junior College Athletic Association.
In her sophomore year on the Nordic women’s basketball team last season, Brooke Mannor of Gwinn was honored along with two of her teammates, freshmen Chevy Koski of Rock and Breanna Arsenault of Hermansville.
Mannor earned an All-Academic Second Team Mention with a GPA between 3.80 and 3.99.
Second-year baseball players Ernesto Gomez and David Ibn Ezra and first-year men’s basketball player Marcus Johnson of Iron Mountain were on the NJCAA first team with perfect GPAs of 4.00.
Second-year baseball players Jackson Bower of Bark River, Dan Harrington of Iron Mountain and Carson Shea of Gladstone joined Mannor, Koski and Arsenault on the second team; freshman Grant Craft; and first-year men’s basketball player Ashton Janke of Dollar Bay.
On the third team were first year baseball player Sam O’Neal of Rock and first year male cross country runner John Stevenson III of Escanaba.
The full list of Academic All-Americans is available on the NJCAA website, www.njcaa.org.