PIKEVILLE - Seven members of the University of Pikeville softball team earned Academic All Mid-South Conference honors, league officials announced on Wednesday, May 2.
In order to be nominated by an institution, a student-athlete must maintain a minimum grade point average of 3.25 on a 4.0 scale and have achieved at least sophomore academic status.
UPIKE's honorees were Ragan Cutright, Kendra Gannon, Jordan Gentry, Carrie Griffin, Kitty Raymond, Hannah Skaggs and Ashonda Underwood. Skaggs is a Magoffin County High School graduate. She has excelled in the classroom and on the field for the UPIKE softball team throughout the 2017-18 school year.
Gentry and Griffin earned the academic award for the second straight season while the rest of the Bears are first time recipients.
Community Trust Bank is the sponsor of the Mid-South Conference Academic Award program.
Founded in 1903 in Pikeville, Community Trust Bank currently serves the people and communities of Kentucky, West Virginia and Tennessee with 71 banking locations. Community Trust Bank is committed to providing its customers and the communities they serve, the highest standards of personalized customer service by offering both competitive and innovative products and services.