Lawrenceville, Ga. — In an announcement made right now from the league workplace, 14 Southern Collegiate Athletic Convention (SCAC) winter and spring occasions have been acknowledged as recipients of the 2021-22 sportsmanship crew for his or her respective sport.
The SCAC Pupil-Athlete Advisory Committee established the award forward of the 2016–17 tutorial yr in an effort to honor a crew that greatest portrays good sportsmanship and honest play from gamers and coaches through the season. Awards are at present introduced in all 18 conference-sponsored sports activities, together with 13 winter and spring sports activities: baseball, males’s and ladies’s basketball, males’s and ladies’s golf, girls’s lacrosse, softball, males’s and ladies’s swimming and diving, males’s and Girls’s Tennis and Males’s and Girls’s Monitor and Subject. Earlier this yr, 5 occasions have been awarded through the fall season.
St. Thomas College earned recognition this previous winter and spring with 4 packages: girls’s golf, softball and males’s and ladies’s tennis. This marked the primary time every occasion earned SCAC SAAC Sportsmanship Crew honors. The Celts males’s cross-country crew earned it the primary honor for St.
Colorado Faculty earned SAAC crew sportsmanship recognition for its three winter and spring packages, together with the lads’s basketball, which obtained its fourth-straight honor within the award’s six-year historical past, and the ladies’s basketball program, which obtained its fourth total honor. 2016) -17, 2017-18 and 2019-20). The Tigers had earlier gained basketball honors through the 2019-20 season. The CC Girls’s Lacrosse program additionally earned recognition for the second time, having beforehand been awarded in 2019.
Centenary Faculty obtained its second-straight accolade in males’s golf, whereas the ladies’s swimming and diving program took that program’s first accolade.
Austin Faculty, College of Dallas, Southwestern College, Texas Lutheran College and Trinity College every had a winter or spring program acknowledged to spherical out this yr’s honorees.
For the primary time in this system’s historical past the ‘Russia Males’s Swimming and Diving Program’ was acknowledged. In baseball, the Crusaders took residence their second-straight award, whereas the Pirates took their first honors in girls’s lacrosse. In males’s monitor and discipline, the TLU Bulldogs have been awarded for the primary time in this system’s historical past, and in girls’s monitor and discipline, the Tigers of Trinity have been awarded for the primary time.
Southern Collegiate Athletic Convention 2021-22 Winter and Spring Crew Sportsmanship Awards:
baseball: College of Dallas
males’s basketball: Colorado Faculty
girls’s basketball: Colorado Faculty
males’s golf: Shatabdi Faculty
girls’s golf: College of St. Thomas
girls’s lacrosse: Colorado Faculty / Southwestern College
softball: College of St. Thomas
Males’s swimming and diving: Austin Faculty
girls’s swimming and diving: Shatabdi Faculty
males’s tennis: College of St. Thomas
girls’s tennis: College of St. Thomas
Males’s monitor and discipline: Texas Lutheran College
girls’s monitor and discipline: Trinity College
The awards are voted on by the SAAC of every member physique, with every particular person group rating the highest three groups in every sport. 5 factors have been awarded for first place choice, three factors for second place and one level for third place. The factors have been then summed as much as choose the general winner of the convention.