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Online Extra: Aztecs earn Academic All-American accolades

Online Extra: Aztecs earn Academic All-American accolades

Story and photo by James Kelley

Five Pima Community College student athletes were recognized as National Junior College Athletic Association Academic All-Americans.

Freshman Megan Carney of women’s cross country and track and field, sophomore Andrea Benjamin from women’s basketball, sophomore Gabrielle Siltanen and sophomore Lucas Volk from track and field and softball sophomore Kaity Ingram were named Academic All-Americans.

Andrea Benjamin

The prerequisites for Academic All-American are: attending at least three full-time semesters, completion of at least 45 class hours, competed for at least one season and a grade point average of at least 3.60.

Ingram and Benjamin were on the Distinguished All-American list, with a GPA of at least 3.80.

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Online Extra: Three softball players selected to All-American teams

Online Extra: Three softball players selected to All-American teams

Story and photo by James Kelley

Three Pima Community College softball players were named All-Americans.

Sophomore shortstop Kaity Ingram and sophomore catcher Melina Trujillo were named first team All-Americans by the National Fastpitch Coaches Association, while sophomore pitcher Jordan Trujillo was named to the second team.

Jordan Trujillo and Ingram were also second team All-Americans, according to the National Junior College Athletic Association.

Kaity Ingram

Ingram earned the rare double, as she also was named to the Academic All-American squad, earning Distinguished All-American status, with a grade point average of at least 3.80.

The Aztecs finished 57-11 and won the Arizona Community College Athletic Conference championship before being upset by eventual national third place finisher Yavapai College in the NJCAA Region I championship.

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Online Extra: Men’s soccer holding tryouts July 5 and July 7

Online Extra: Men’s soccer holding tryouts July 5 and July 7

Story and photo by James Kelley

Are you suffering from World Cup fever?

The Pima Community College men’s soccer team may just have the answer. PCC will hold tryouts on Monday, July 5, and Wednesday, July 7, from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Aztec hopefuls must attend both outings and will need to bring water, shin guards and a soccer ball, plus fill out a Player Information Form and a Consent Form to participate.

Minh Vu

Details can be found on the men’s soccer team’s website

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Online Extra: Summer Updates

Online Extra: Summer Updates

Photo by James Kelley

2010 Pima Graduation Ceremony

Former Pima coach Roderick Gary named men’s head basketball coach

Former Pima, USA Baseball and Foothills coach Jason Hisey named head baseball coach

Men’s soccer holding tryouts July 5 and July 7

Aztecs earn Academic All-American accolades

Three softball players selected to All-American teams

Japanese Speech Contest, Aikido and Anime Club Videos

Women’s track & field takes 13th at Nationals, the men finish 17th

Video of baseball coach’s last home game

Men’s golf team finishes 18th at Nationals

Two women’s golfers finish in top 42 at Nationals

Living the Dream: Pima Fashion Show video

Both track & field teams finish third at Regionals

Chloe' Nowell

Men’s tennis finishes 19th at Nationals

Women’s tennis finishes 19th at Nationals

Men’s basketball coach Karl Pieroway steps down, again

Yavapai finishes off softball

Softball bounces back, advances to Semifinals

Softball upset by bottom seed

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