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South Suburban College announces 11 academic All-Americans

Information provided by South Suburban College

SOUTH HOLLAND, Ill. (July 21, 2021) – The South Suburban College (SSC) Athletic Program has announced 11 student athletes placing on the Academic All-American Teams as recognized by the National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA).

4.0 GPA, First Team:

  • Terry Busse, Baseball, Valparaiso High School
  • Hailey Heffron, Softball, Joliet West High School
  • Alyssa Rosales, Womens Soccer, Homewood Flossmoor High School
  • Janica Van Ghunt, Womens Soccer, Munster High School

3.8 – 3.99 GPA, Second Team:

  • Joe Tor, Baseball
  • Cayla Turner, Womens Basketball, Oak Forest High School
  • Taylor VanDommelen, Volleyball, Highland High School
  • Edgar Vargas, Mens Soccer, Thornwood High School

3.6 – 3.79 GPA, Third Team:

  • Noah Gulley, Baseball, Bishop Gorman High School
  • Jacob Mucha, Baseball, Providence Catholic High School
  • Bruno Ortiz-Trochi, Mens Soccer, Bremen High School

“I am so very proud of our Academic All-Americans this year,” said Steve Ruzich, SSC Athletic Director and Head Baseball Coach. “At South Suburban College, we pride ourselves on fostering student success both on and off the field. I would like to congratulate these student athletes on this great accomplishment.”

For more information, visit South Suburban College is located at 15800 South State Street, South Holland, Illinois.

South Suburban College
South Suburban College
South Suburban College offers a wide selection of career education and college transfer credit programs. Based in South Holland, Illinois, with a satellite campus in Oak Forest, SSC offers non-credit customized training, short-term instruction for business, and dozens of special interest classes.