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Co-Lin Men’s Tennis Academic Team of the Year

CO-LIN MEDIA / Photo Submitted / Members of the 2014 Copiah-Lincoln Community College men's tennis team are front row from left, Coach Brenda Smith, Dwain Perkins of Natchez, Coleman Carraway of Brandon, Graham Watson of Brookhaven; second row from left, Brandon Nettles, Steve Del Cid, Brock Smith, and Josh Smith, all of Wesson.

CO-LIN MEDIA / Photo Submitted / Members of the 2014 Copiah-Lincoln Community College men’s tennis team are front row from left, Coach Brenda Smith, Dwain Perkins of Natchez, Coleman Carraway of Brandon, Graham Watson of Brookhaven; second row from left, Brandon Nettles, Steve Del Cid, Brock Smith, and Josh Smith, all of Wesson.

WESSON – The 2014 Copiah-Lincoln men’s tennis team has been recognized by the National Junior College Athletic Association as the academic team of the year for their sport.

The Wolves were also named the Mississippi Association of Community and Junior College academic team of the year for posting the highest GPA of all the men’s athletic teams in the state.

The Wolves, coached by Brenda Smith, finished the year with a 3.63 grade point average. Team members include: Coleman Carraway of Brandon, Steve Del Cid, Brandon Nettles, Josh Smith and Brock Smith, all from Wesson; Dwain Perkins from Natchez and Graham Watson from Brookhaven.

Co-Lin has previously been the NJCAA No. 1 academic team in 2002, 2005, 2007, 2008, and 2012.