CBC players make Natural State team

Two Central Baptist Mustangs were recognized by Natural State Baseball for their outstanding play this season.

Jalin Lawson was selected to the All-Arkansas first team at second base and pitcher Ben Madison was selected as honorable mention.

Natural State Baseball recognizes players only from programs in Arkansas.

Lawson led CBC in every major offensive category this season, posting a .392 batting average, 11 home runs and 50 RBI to go along with 22 doubles and 20 stolen bases. This is Lawson’s third award this season, having garnered second team All-America status from both the NCCAA and the NAIA.

Madison was one of the top pitchers in the American Midwest Conference this past season, posting a 6-4 record with a 3.71 ERA and an AMC- leading 129 strikeouts. Madison is earning his third award after having been named AMC Newcomer Pitcher of the Year and a first-team NCCAA All-American.



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Sideline: Farm Bureau Awards, CBC basketball

LITTLE ROCK — High school football players throughout the state received Farm Bureau Awards in their classifications as selected by the staff of Hooten’s Arkansas Football.

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Tue, 12/12/2017 - 16:46

UCA’s Anderson SLC’s Student-Athlete of the Year

University of Central Arkansas junior volleyball player Samantha Anderson has been named the Southern Conference’s Student-Athlete of the Year, while senior Megan Nash earned First Team all-conference honors and sophomore Elizabeth Armstrong was named to the Second Team.

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