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Camps Run June 27th-30th for All Ages

Frank Phillips College Head Womens Basketball Coach Eric Rodewald will host three girls basketball camps from Monday, June 27th through Thursday, June 30th on the Frank Phillips Campus at the Borger Community Activity Center. The three camps will run for each of the four days and are divided according to grade.

The Little Plainsmen Camp is for girls entering Kindergarten through third grade from 8:30 a.m. to 10:00 a.m. each day. The cost is $35 for the week.

The Frank Phillips College Girls Intermediate Camp is for girls entering fourth through sixth grade and runs from 10:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. each of the four days at a cost of $45 per camper for the week.

The FPC Individual Day Camp is for girls entering the seventh through 12th grade and will be held from 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. each day. The camp costs $55 for the week.

Each camper will receive an FPC camp T-shirt.

For more information or to register please contact Coach Rodewald at erodewald@fpctx.edu or (806) 440-4142.
Fall 2015 FPC Honor Roll

The Frank Phillips College Women's Basketball Team had five student-athletes finish with a 3.5 or better during the Fall 2015 semester.

A trio of freshmen earned a spot on the FPC President's Honor Roll with a perfect 4.0 grade point average. The three were: guard Amanda Costa of Tulsa, Okla.; forward Annette Crear of Houston; and Sarah Samarron of Earth.

The FPC Vice President's Honor Roll requires a student to earn a 3.5 GPA or higher. Freshman shooting guard Kori Howard of Wheeler and freshman guard Alisha Taylor of Hawkins both landed on the Vice President's Honor Roll with a 3.8 and 3.6 respectively.

All five freshmen and sophomore guard/forward Markysha Forrest (3.3 GPA) from Fort Worth were eligible for the Western Junior College Athletic Conference Commissioner's Honor Roll which requires student-athletes to earn a 3.25 GPA or better.

As a team the Lady Plainsmen had a 3.09 GPA for the Fall 2015 semester.
Aliyah Richard receives NJCAA Award for Exemplary Academic Achievement

The National Junior College Athletic Association Award for Exemplary Academic Achievement was awarded to Aliyah Richard for compiling a 3.6 grade point average during her two years as a Frank Phillips College Lady Plainsmen. Richard is a 2015 FPC graduate.

While at Frank Phillips, Richard was a member of Phi Theta Kappa and received multiple academic honors including a 3-time selection to the Western Junior College Athletic Conference Commissioner's Honor Roll. She also made the FPC President's Honor Roll once with a perfect 4.0 GPA and twice landed on the Vice President's Honor Roll with at least a 3.5 GPA. There are 16 colleges that play women's basketball in NJCAA Region V and Richard was one of four women's basketball players receiving an NJCAA Academic All-American Award in the region and one of two selected in the eight member WJCAC.

The Ennis, Texas native helped FPC win 39 games in her two seasons and earned a scholarship to continue her education and basketball career this fall at St. Gregory's University located in Shawnee, Oklahoma.

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