WPU Receives Numerous Heart Scholar-Athlete Honors

Oskaloosa–The Heart of America Athletic Conference announced its Scholar-Athlete honors for the 2015-2016 year.

William Penn recorded 34 award recipients over 16 conference-sponsored sports, led by four honorees from the volleyball program.

A total of 598 student-athletes from the league’s 14 schools (including provisional members Clarke and Mount Mercy), including a number of student-athletes receiving academic honors in multiple sports.

In order to be eligible for Scholar-Athlete recognition, student-athletes must have earned a 3.40 grade point average (on a 4.0 scale), have accumulated a minimum of 60 semester hours (at least five semesters), and attended the nominating institution for at least two semesters prior to being nominated, as well as be a varsity participant on their respective team.

For a complete list of the Heart Scholar-Athletes, go to http://www.heartofamericaconference.com/d/2015-16/2016%20Heart%20Scholar%20Athletes.pdf

Story provided by Wade Steinlage



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