The Seminole State College Athletics Department honored some of its outstanding student-athletes during an end-of-the-year banquet on Tuesday, May 3.
Sophomores Dejai Oliver, a pitcher on the baseball team, and Christy Baranet, an outfielder on the softball team, were named the College's Athletes of the Year. Oliver, a Mid-Florida Conference (MFC) Second Team selection, was drafted by the Florida Marlins in the eighth round of the 2011 Major League Baseball (MLB) First-year Player Draft. Baranet, also an MFC Second Team selection, will transfer to Oklahoma State University to study architecture.
Additional awards were presented in three categories for each sport: Most Valuable Player, Most Improved Player and Coaches' Choice. The honorees were:
For more information on Seminole State's athletic programs, visit the Raider athletics home page.
Low tuition, high graduation rates and low debt at graduation have earned the Florida College System (FCS) the ranking as best in the nation for higher education in the latest U.S. News and World Report higher education rankings.Read More »
Scholarships for Summer Term 2017 are available for qualified students through the Foundation for Seminole State College. The deadline for students to apply is March 31.Read More »
The Seminole State College of Florida nursing program has been ranked as the best in the nation by the National Council of State Boards of Nursing.Read More »