NJCAA names 22 Bucks student athletes to All-Academic Teams

The list includes three Centurions who had a perfect 4.0 GPA during the 2019-20 academic year

The National Junior College Athletic Association has named 22 student athletes from Bucks County Community College to its 2019-20 All-Academic Teams. The list includes three Centurions who had a perfect 4.0 grade point average during the last academic year.

Student athletes are eligible to earn academic honors by achieving an overall GPA of 3.6 or higher for the 2019-20 academic year. The criteria for the three All-Academic Teams are:

– NJCAA All-Academic First Team: 4.00 GPA
– NJCAA All-Academic Second Team: 3.80-3.99 GPA
– NJCAA All-Academic Third Team: 3.60-3.79 GPA

The NJCAA All-Academic Team is comprised of student athletes who competed in a varsity level sport during the 2019-20 academic year, passed at least 24 credits and registered an academic year GPA of at least 3.60 (on a 4.00 scale) or higher. The Centurions honored are listed below:

– Amanda Edson, Newtown: W Tennis, First Team
– Salvatore Fircarotta, Yardley: M Soccer, First Team
– Jon Lotrean, Warminster: M Soccer, First Team
– Lauren Daley, Philadelphia: W Tennis, Second Team
– Samantha Gillespie, Perkasie: W Tennis, Second Team
– Melissa Klimowicz, Levittown: Softball and W Soccer, Second Team
– Ysabelle Minschwaner, Pipersville: Volleyball, Second Team
– Samantha Pipito, Levittown: Volleyball, Second Team
– Dylan Akay, Newtown: M Soccer, Third Team
– Hallie Baier, Perkasie: W Soccer, Third Team
– Chris Benvenuto, Langhorne: Golf, Third Team
– Samantha Beverley, Newtown: W Cross County, Third Team
– Christopher Clark, Morrisville: M Soccer, Third Team
– Madison Donovan, Levittown: W Basketball and Volleyball, Third Team
– Colleen Dougherty, Fairless Hills: Softball, Third Team
– Maddie Doyle, Chalfont: W Soccer, Third Team
– Nick Dunn, Perkasie: M Basketball, Third Team
– Ava Henser, Fairless Hills: Softball, Third Team
– Cailin Nally, New Hope: W Tennis, Third Team
– Andrea Nistor, Richboro: W Tennis, Third Team
– Raven Ochoa, Upper Black Eddy: W Soccer, Third Team
– Chloe Weissman, Newtown: Softball, Third Team

Bucks County Community College’s athletics department offers 12 intercollegiate sports that compete in Division 3 and Division 2, Region XIX of the NJCAA and the Eastern Pennsylvania Athletic Conference. To learn more, visit bucks.edu/athletics