What is the STAR Awards?
With 10 men's and 11 women's intercollegiate teams, Mesa College has one of the largest competitive community college athletic programs in the region. The annual STAR Awards recognizes the academic achievements, community spirit, and athletic excellence of Mesa College student athletes.
Awards are given in a variety of categories including highest individual and team GPA, individual and team community spirit award, team attendance award and the Super STAR award.
** Highlights from the 2019 event **
Photos from the event, click here
Youtube video of the event, click 12th Annual STAR Awards Ceremony 2019
2019 Honoree: Kristy Carson, Counselor and Professor at Mesa College.
2019 Keynote: Lindsey Fleet
2018-2019 STAR Awards Winners:
Team Attendance Award: Baseball
Top Women's GPA Winner for Spring 2018: Swimming and Diving with a 3.28 GPA
Top Men's GPA Winner for Spring 2018: Baseball with a GPA of 3.46
Top Women's GPA Winner for Fall 2018: Soccer with a GPA of 3.36
Top Men's GPA winner for fall 2018: Water Polo with a GPA of 3.23
Highest Individual GPA Award Winners: student-athlete had to be full time in the year of 2018 for both spring and fall and competing to win this award).
Madison Cosgrove from Women's Soccer
Lillian Hill from Women's Soccer
Mikayla Hatzopoulous from Women's Tennis
Jared Jacobson from Men's Swimming and Diving
Mingkun Sun from Men's Track and Field
Madelyn Cumbie from Women's Basketball
Team Community Spirit Award: Men's Basketball
Individual Community Spirit Award: Victor Ceniceros from Baseball
SUPER STAR Award Winner: Jared Jacobson from Men's Swimming and Diving