Elgin athletes achieve academic excellence Posted in: NewsSports A number of Elgin High School athletes and trainers recently earned Academic All-State honors.With the conclusion of fall sports, members of the football, volleyball and medical teams were recognized for sustained academic excellence throughout their high school careers and having integrity on and off the field or court. “Having an athletic program that does a great job of supporting students' opportunity for academic success is very important to us,” said Elgin ISD athletic director Jens Anderson,” and in the six years I've been with the district, it is clear that we are doing a great job of that in Elgin. For volleyball,PLEASE LOG IN FOR PREMIUM CONTENT. Our website requires visitors to log in to view the best local news. Not yet a subscriber? Subscribe today!