UMW runners earn scholar awards

Tuesday, November 22, 2022

The National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics (NAIA) released the 2022 Daktronics NAIA Men’s and Women’s Cross-Country Scholar-Athletes on Monday.

The 2022 list features 467 men and 609 women studentathletes that achieved at least a 3.5 cumulative grade point average (GPA) at their institution. In order to be nominated by an institution’s head coach or sports information director, a student-athlete must maintain a minimum grade point average of 3.5 on a 4.0 scale, must appear on the eligibility certificate for the sport and have attended one full year at said institution.

Montana Western saw three athletes earn NAIA Daktronics Academic Scholar-Athlete honors. Mason Baseley and Liz Varner were named from the women’s cross-country team and Isaiah Powell was named from the men’s cross-country team.

UMW press release