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Outstanding Athletes and Academics: Langdon Hatton and Billy Smith Earn Spot on College Sports Communicators’ Academic All-District Team

BySamantha Nguyen

Mar 27, 2024
Hatton and Smith selected for College Sports Communicators’ Academic All-District Team

In recognition of their outstanding performances on the court and in the classroom, Langdon Hatton and Billy Smith have been named to the 2023-24 College Sports Communicators’ Academic All-District Team. This prestigious team acknowledges the top student-athletes in the nation for their dedication to excellence both on and off the court.

Langdon Hatton, a junior data science major, had a standout season with averages of 10.5 points and 7.1 rebounds. He also earned five double-doubles during the season, including a remarkable performance with 27 points and 12 rebounds in a game against Kennesaw State. This is Langdon’s second postseason academic honor, as he was previously named to the 2024 Academic All-ASUN Team.

Billy Smith, a sophomore psychology major, also had an impressive season with averages of 5.8 points and a shooting percentage of 34.6 percent from three-point range. In his first season since transferring from Miami (OH), he scored a season-high of 17 points in a game against Berea. To be eligible for the CSC Academic All-District Team, student-athletes must have a minimum GPA of 3.5 and either appear in 90 percent of the team’s games or start in at least 66 percent of them. The recognition of these two talented athletes reflects their commitment to achieving success both on and off the court while maintaining high academic standards.

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By Samantha Nguyen

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