Local athletes earn academic all-conference honors
More than 100 Vance County student-athletes earned academic all-conference honors for the fall sports season, according to a Vance County Schools press release.
A total of 50 athletes at Northern Vance and 57 at Southern Vance earned 3-A Carolina Conference recognition in football, boys soccer, girls tennis, volleyball, cross country, and cheerleading.
Students have to maintain a 3.0 grade point average to earn academic all-conference honors.
The honorees included:
Northern football: Tyrrick Bullock, Justin Care, Montel Clark, Anthony Davis, Timothy Daye, Del’Fontia Elam, Preston Ellis, Montre Evans, Selwyn Faines, Dylan Grissom, Quavon Harris, Kristopher Haywood, Chaquan Judkins, Sam Long, Travon Scott, Trey Small, Michael Spinner, Benjamin Stewart, Curtis Thompson, Lloyd Whittacre
Northern soccer: Ethan Byrom, Jonathan Byrom, Lucas Hamrick, Clayton Harris, Barrett Johnson, Tyler Manning, Chris Pendergrass, Julian Perry, Ali Saleh, Jaleel Seward, Joseph Sharpe, Luke Trull, Jake Wiggins, managers Logan Brinker and Tanaua White
Northern tennis: Kristen Clifford, Iris Henderson, Madison Murphy, Carolina Oakley, Meredith Stevenson, Jazmin White
Northern volleyball: Elizabeth Gay, Emily Hilliard, Sarah Hull, Anna Lane, Kristin Long, Kaitlyn Moody, Kara Reese, Gabriella Williams, manager Shanavia Alston
Southern football: Jermaine Alston, Jonathan Carlock, Wesley Collier, Antoine Crudup, Staton Fields, Malcolm Green, Xavier Gregory, De’Vante Henderson, William Henderson, Vincent Hudgins, Reginald Hunter, Deandre’ Jefferson, Isaiah Leveille, Reginald Liggon, Michael Lopez, Jamarcus Perry, Emmanuel Simril, Shelton Smith, Christopher Solomon Jr., Eric Venable, Bennie White Jr., Jeremiah Williams
Southern soccer: Wesley Collier, Marina Correa, Miguel Gutierrez IV, Kevin Lopez, Michael Lopez, Lorenzo Ortiz, Jonathan San Juan
Southern tennis: Alexandra Bercik, Selena Campos-Jaimes, Diaman Dismuke, Jametrice Glover, Arethia Harris, Nyasia Miller, Morgan Richardson, Destiny Williamson
Southern volleyball: Cassie Robinson, Alecia Shearin, Kendra Simmons, Deja Hicks, Mikayla Sellers, Sarah Stanton, Brittany West, Keena White
Southern cross country: Terrence Branch, Jonathan Carlock, William Furlow, Briahn Macedo, Haley Orr, Harley Owen, Steven Pierce, Gabriela Resendiz, Jonathan Sanders, Leah Woodlief
Southern cheerleaders: Raja-Nee Bailey, Stackia Burwell, Moriah Davis, La’Asia Harris, Shaleshia Young, Jahn’e Palmer, Shanikquah Ragland, Tanizha Shearin, Kendra Simmons, Keena White, Anissa Williams, Taylor Young
Note: Northern Vance cheerleaders will be recognized after the winter season.