PBC Releases Men's Cross Country All-Academic Team

PBC Releases Men's Cross Country All-Academic Team

AUGUSTA, GA -- The Peach Belt Conference released the men's cross country All-Academic team from the conference office in Augusta. The team is part of a season-long program recognizing the outstanding accomplishments of PBC student-athletes in the classroom as well as on the field. To be eligible for the All-Academic team, a student-athlete must 1) participate in at least half of his/her team’s events and be either a starter or significant contributor; 2) achieved a 3.30 cumulative grade point average (on a 4.0 scale) and 3) completed at least one full academic year at his or her current institution. The Peach Belt Conference Sports Information Directors oversee and select the teams.

Founded in 1991, the Peach Belt Conference is home to 29 NCAA Division II National Championships. 13 member institutions in North Carolina, South Carolina, Georgia, Florida and Alabama compete in 13 championship sports. 2009-10 members are Augusta State University, Armstrong Atlantic State University, Clayton State University, Columbus State University, Flagler College, Francis Marion University, Georgia College & State University, Georgia Southwestern State University, Lander University, University of Montevallo, North Georgia College & State University, University of North Carolina at Pembroke and the University of South Carolina Aiken.

Click here to visit the All-Academic Team page.

2011 Men's Cross Country All-Academic Team

Player School Year Hometown GPA Major
Robert Blackwelder Augusta St. Soph. Evans, Ga. 3.79 Nursing
Alex Bonus Flagler Sr. Hershey, Pa. 4.00 Communications
Evan Brock Montevallo Soph. Fairhope, Ak. 3.44 Kinesiology
Kevin Clancy UNC Pembroke Sr. South Hill, Wash. 3.88 Physical Education
Tucker Forbes Georgia College Soph. Lilburn, Ga. 3.46 Athletic Training
Andy Henderson Columbus St. Jr. Phenix City, Ala. 3.58 Biology
Daniel Horseman Georgia College Sr. Cohutta, Ga. 3.68 Outdoor Education (Psychology)
Philip Laskey Georgia College Soph. Marietta, Ga. 4.00 Pre-Engineering
Russell Lawless Clayton St. Soph. Richmond Hill, Ga. 4.00 Undecided
Albert Mong'ony Clayton St. Sr Nairobi, Kenya 3.58 Nursing
Pardon Ndhlovu UNC Pembroke Jr. Harare, Zimbabwe 3.40 International Business
John Neill Columbus St. Sr. Smiths, Ala. 3.45 Biology
Josiah Siegel Armstrong Soph. Savannah, Ga.
3.88 Information Technology