SANFORD, Florida - The Seminole State Athletics Department held the Annual Raider Celebration on Thursday night. The Raiders have a lot to celebrate. All three spring sports are ranked in the Top 20 of the NJCAA and are competing in Post Season. Additionally, 21 of 25 graduates are receiving athletic scholarships from 4-year Universities. The other four are heading to nursing schools.
Award winners for the year are as follows:
- Male Athlete of Year - Kobe Barnum (right)
- Female Athlete of the Year - Chelsea Peace and Tai Anudit
- Mack Blythe Award (First-year Student-Athlete of the Year, Male) - Alejandro Figueredo (lower right)
- Mack Blythe Award (Female) - Chloe French (right)
- MVP - Chelsea Peace
- Most Improved - Taylor Langworthy
- Coaches Award - Kelsi Smith
- Softball Excellence Scholarship ($1,500) - Chloe French
- MVP - Tai Anudit
- Most Improved - Nicole Stewart
- Coaches Award - Alex Giles
- MVP - Yassin Raffay
- Most Improved - Amari Douglas
- Coaches Award - Sara Kopack
- MVP - Louis Davenports
- Most Improved - Justin Holmes
- Coaches Award - Haden Erbe
About the Seminole State Raiders:
The Raider Athletics Department of Seminole State College was established in 1965 and initially led by Athletic Director and Head Basketball Coach Joe Sterling. Seminole State sponsors five sports all competing in the NJCAA Division I. Both Baseball and Softball facilities are located on College Drive on the Sanford/Lake Mary Campus.
For more about Raider Athletics, visit SeminoleStateRaiders.com, follow us on Twitter: @buildingRaiders and Facebook https://www.facebook.com/buildingRaiders/. Fans can follow the Raider Women's Golf team on facebook (https://www.facebook.com/SeminoleStateWomensGolf/).
Media contact: Kurt Esser, Director of Athletics, 407.708.2092, firstname.lastname@example.org