Midland College Athletics
Signings/Commitments
April 19, 2018

Midland College Volleyball:

johnson kristen thumbKristen Johnson (SO)
Midland, TX, 5’9”, Rightside Hitter
Evangel University, MO (NAIA/Heart of American Conference)
Johnson is a product of Midland Classical School where she was a two-sport athlete (basketball and volleyball).
2017 Stats: 32 Matches, 175 Kills (.166 hitting percentage), 49 Digs, 64 Total Blocks



vanfleet ashley thumbAshley Vanfleet (SO)
Cedar City, UT, 5’9”, Outside Hitter
Lubbock Christian University (NCAA II/Heartland Conference)
Vanfleet was named to the Fall 2017 Western Junior College Athletic Conference “Commissioner’s Honor Roll” as well as being selected to the 2017 All-WJCAC volleyball team as a sophomore.
2017 Stats: 29 Matches, 283 Kills (.222 hitting percentage), 21 Aces, 125 Digs, 38 Total Blocks


hermes lauren thumbLauren Hermes (SO)
The Colony, TX, 5’7”, Defensive Specialist/Libero
Oklahoma City University (NAIA/Sooner Athletic Conference)
Hermes was selected to the 2017 All-WJCAC volleyball team and was a two-year starter for the Lady Chaps.
2017 Stats: 32 Matches, 85 Assists, 22 Aces, 384 Digs




vangieson ashley thumbAshley Van Gieson (SO)
Waianae, HI, 5’10”, Setter/Rightside Hitter
University of Saint Mary (KS) (NAIA/Kansas Collegiate Athletic Conference)
Van Gieson was named to the Fall 2017 Western Junior College Athletic Conference “Commissioner’s Honor Roll”.
2017 Stats: 20 Matches, 258 Assists, 13 Aces, 127 Digs




barger cali thumbCali Barger (SO)
San Angelo, TX, 6’0”, Middle Blocker/Rightside Hitter
University of Saint Mary (KS) (NAIA/Kansas Collegiate Athletic Conference)
Barger was named to the Fall 2017 Western Junior College Athletic Conference “Commissioner’s Honor Roll”. Barger transferred to the University of Saint Mary in the Spring semester of 2018 after earning her associate degree from Midland College in December 2017.
2017 Stats: 32 Matches, 226 Kills (.185 hitting percentage), 53 Digs, 87 Total Blocks

Bailey Wright (JR)
Midland, TX, 5’5”, Setter
University of Saint Mary (KS) (NAIA/Kansas Collegiate Athletic Conference)
Wright last played volleyball in the Fall semester of 2016 and enrolled in the Emergency Medical Technician program at Midland College. She graduated from Midland Christian School where she played basketball and volleyball. She joined the USM team after sitting out a year and will play there as a junior.
2016 Stats: 32 Matches, 22 Kills, 554 Assists, 22 Aces, 180 Digs.

Midland College Women’s Basketball:

bballw robinson paige thumbPaige Robinson (SO)
London, England, 6’4”, Post
University of Florida (NCAA I/Southeastern Conference)
Robinson was named to the Fall 2017 Western Junior College Athletic Conference “Commissioner’s Honor Roll” and was a key component to the Lady Chap’s successful season. Paige only competed in 13 games as a freshman due to a hand injury.
2017 Stats: 20 Games Started/27 Games Played, 5.4 Points/Game, 6.2 Rebounds/Game, 1.0 Blocks/Game

Midland College Golf:

salazar michael thumbMichael Salazar (SO)
El Paso, TX
Grand Canyon University (NCAA I/Western Athletic Conference)
As a freshman, Salazar was an All-WJCAC selection and was a 2nd team NJCAA All-American in 2017. Michael finished tied for 10th place at the 2017 NJCAA Men’s Division I Golf Championships, where the Chaps finished in fourth place in the overall team standings.
2018 Stats: Salazar is currently ranked the #2 player according to GolfStat.com, with an adjusted scoring average of 71.72 per round.

ayers chris thumbChris Ayers (FR)
Wethersfield, CT
Old Dominion University, NCAA I/Conference USA
Ayers is a redshirt freshman for the MC golf team and is enjoying a very successful freshman year of competition.
2018 Stats: Ayrers is ranked 17th in NJCAA Division I according to GolfStat.com with an adjusted scoring average of 74.28 per round.



Midland College Baseball:

king riley thumbRiley King (SO)
Bedford, TX, 5’8”, Middle Infielder
Texas State University,NCAA I/Sun Belt Conference






mccrummen logan thumbLogan McCrummen (SO)
Lubbock, TX, 6’1”, Pitcher
Lubbock Christian University, NCAA II/Heartland Conference






Midland College Men’s Basketball:

goncalves kayo thumbKayo Goncalves (FR)
Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, 6’7”, Forward
Southeastern Oklahoma State University, NCAA II/Great American Conference
Goncalves is a redshirt freshman who came to Midland College at the age of 16, after graduating from high school in Brazil. Goncalves was named to the Fall 2017 Western Junior College Athletic Conference “Commissioner’s Honor Roll”. He has completed his associate degree and will have three seasons of competition left at SEOSU.
2017 Stats: 26 Games Started/28 Games Played, 10.1 Points/Game, 5.0 Rebounds/Game