Waxahachie, Texas – June 7, 2017 – The Sooner Athletic Conference (SAC) has announced 79 student-athletes have earned their spot on the 2017 Academic All-Conference Baseball team as presented by Cypress Risk Management. The Southwestern Assemblies of God University (SAGU) baseball team had a big showing with 11 athletes earning the grades.
The following baseball Lions made the Academic Baseball Team: Freshman Ty Behringer (Lake Dallas), junior Brett Carroll (Wichita Heights), senior Raul Castro (Hillsdale College), sophomore Ty Chiglo (Groesbeck), freshman Taylor Evans (Texas A&M), freshman Damian Garcia (Palmer), freshman Ethan Greiner (Tomball Memorial), freshman Tanner Lindle (Coppell), junior Anthony Montalvo (Mansfield Summitt), senior Josh Terry (Daingerfield) and sophomore Chris Wallace (Grace Prep).
To be eligible for the SAC Academic All-Conference team, students must maintain a minimum 3.25 GPA during the previous two semesters and are regulars (letter winners) on their respective team.
Eight of the SAC's nine institutions had at least one selection with Mid-America Christian University having the most with 17.
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SAC 2017 Academic All-Conference Baseball Team
Presented by Cypress Risk Management
MID-AMERICA CHRISTIAN (17)
OKLAHOMA CITY (10)
SCIENCE AND ARTS (3)
SOUTHWESTERN ASSEMBLIES OF GOD (11)
ST. GREGORY’S (6)
TEXAS WESLEYAN (15)
WAYLAND BAPTIST (12)