Two-Minute Drill

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Southeast Athletics

A total of 49 Southeast Missouri student-athletes received degrees last Saturday during commencement exercises.

Prior to commencement, the graduating Redhawks were honored Friday afternoon at a pre-graduation ceremony held at the University Center. Director of Athletics Brady Barke addressed the attendees before Deja Jones of women's basketball provided remarks.

Anderson, Messex and Tillotson Earn All-OVC Honors

May 10, 2018
Southeast Athletics

Southeast Missouri center fielder Rachel Anderson, shortstop Sarah Messex and catcher Abby Tillotson were named to the 2018 All-Ohio Valley Conference Team during the league's pre-tournament banquet Tuesday night.

Anderson garnered first-team honors for the second-straight season, while Messex and Tillotson claimed second-team accolades. Anderson became the first Southeast player to earn first-team all-conference honors in back-to-back years since 2007 and 2008.

Southeast Athletics

Southeast Missouri completed its regular season last weekend with a pair of doubleheader sweeps and will head into the OVC Tournament on a six-game winning streak.

The Redhawks finished the regular season with 33 wins, its most in a season in 20 years; the softball team recorded 38 wins in the 1998 season.

Southeast Athletics

Southeast Missouri sophomore tennis players Oleksandra Doroshenko and Kseniya Zonova both earned All-Ohio Valley Conference accolades, the league announced last week.

Doroshenko was named to the First-Team All-OVC and Zonova garnered Second-Team All-OVC honors. The duo is the first pair of Redhawk players to be named to All-OVC Teams since 2011.

Head coach Mary Beth Gunn said that having two players named to all-conference is progress for the program, and she hopes to continue to build their games where they will be even tougher to play against next year.

Southeast Athletics

A number of Redhawk student-athletes have earned awards over the past week. 

Alexis Brawner and McKinzie Jones represented Southeast Missouri women's gymnastics last Sunday at the 2018 USA Gymnastics Women's Collegiate National Championships individual event finals in Texas.

Brawner tied for sixth on the vault, and Jones tied for third on beam, and both earned First Team USA Gymnastics All-American honors. Brawner also earned second team All-American honors on bars and floor, and McKenna Stanley was awarded second team honors on bars.

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