For Release: (Immediately: Dec. 20, 2012)
Springfield, Mo. – Evangel University had 16 athletes participating in Fall sports named NAIA Academic All-Americans. To achieve the honor, student-athletes must have between a 3.5 to 4.0 cumulative grade point average and be at least a junior in academic status.
Each of Evangel’s four Fall sports featured more than one representative:
Women’s Cross Country: Victoria Schmitt (Poseyville, Ind.), Jocelyn Green (Brea, Calif.), Jessica Bear (Springfield, Mo.), Kaylyn Foehring (Fort Madison, Iowa) and Marshana Coler (Mora, Minn.).
Men’s Cross Country: Austin Jacobs (West Des Moines, Iowa) and Brandon Hoffman (Woodstock, Ga.).
Football: Andrew Brimhall (Cordova, Tenn.), Josh Lohn (Sparta, Mo.), Mitch McHenry (Republic, Mo.) and Tommy Meyer (West Plains, Mo.).
Volleyball: Mallory Sidwell (Springfield, Mo.), Morgan Sidwell (Springfield, Mo.), Shelby Wilson (Moline, Ill.), Genelle Trowbridge (Bentonville, Ark.) and Megan Prost (Green Bay, Wis.).
For additional information, contact:
Kevin Kennedy, Evangel University Athletics, (417) 865-2815, ext. 7260