Home ›› Athletics ›› Women's Basketball

Women's Basketball News

FPC WOMEN'S BASKETBALL SPRING 2016 ACADEMIC HONORS - added 7/16/2016
Six Lady Plainsmen Excel in Classroom

The Frank Phillips College Women's Basketball Team had six players recognized for excelling in the classroom for the Spring 2016 Semester.

Three freshmen made the FPC President's Honor Roll with a perfect 4.0 grade point average: Sarah Samarron of Earth; Jordan Mullins of Houston; and Mandy Costa of Tulsa, Okla.

Three other Lady Plainsmen made the FPC Dean's List with at least a 3.5 GPA. Sophomore Symone Willis of Grand Prairie with a 3.63; Freshman Annette Crear of Houston with a 3.59; and Freshman Kori Howard of Wheeler with a 3.54.

In addition, all six Lady Plainsmen - Costa, Samarron, Mullins, Willis, Crear, and Howard were named to the Western Junior College Athletic Conference (WJCAC) Commissioner's Honor Roll for the Spring 2016 Semester for achieving a minimum GPA of 3.25 or higher.
 
FOUR LADY PLAINSMEN RECEIVE 2015-2016 NJCAA ACADEMIC AWARDS - added 7/16/2016
FPC Women's Basketball Team Earns NJCAA Academic Award

The Franks Phillips College Women's Basketball team recently had four student-athletes who were awarded honors by the National Junior College Athletic Association for their academic achievement.

A pair of Lady Plainsmen Freshmen received the NJCAA Pinnacle Award for Academic Excellence during the 2015-2016 academic year by attaining a perfect 4.0 grade point average. Amanda Costa of Tulsa, Okla. and Sarah Samarron of Earth were two of 42 NJCAA Division One Women's Basketball Players in the nation that received the Pinnacle Award. They were two of the three women's basketball players with a perfect 4.0 GPA from NJCAA Region 5 and the Western Junior College Athletic Conference.

Annette Crear of Houston and Kori Howard of Wheeler both received the NJCAA Exemplary Academic Achievement Award for having a cumulative GPA between 3.6-and-3.79. Crear finished with a 3.79, while Howard had a 3.69.

As a team the FPC Women's Basketball Team was named Honorable Mention as an NJCAA 2015-2016 Academic Team of the Year posting better than a 3.0 team GPA. The Lady Plainsmen were one of two NJCAA Region 5 and Western Junior College Athletic Conference Teams to be honored.
 

Frank Phillips College © 2011 -- Frank Phillips is an equal opportunity community college
P.O. Box 5118 • Borger, TX 79008-5118 • Phone: 806-457-4200