Ten EU teams win national academic awards

For Release: (Immediately: July 18, 2013)

Springfield, Mo. – Ten Evangel University teams have been honored by the NAIA as Scholar-Team Award winners. For a team to be considered for the NAIA Scholar-Team award, it must have a minimum 3.0 grade-point average (on a 4.0 scale). The team grade-point average includes all eligible varsity student-athletes.

Evangel’s volleyball, men’s cross country, women’s cross country, women’s basketball, men’s indoor track and field, women’s indoor track and field, women’s tennis, softball, men’s outdoor track and field and women’s outdoor track and field teams were all honored for their academic achievements.

The volleyball team had the highest grade point average among the Evangel sports teams posting a team GPA of 3.56.

For additional information, contact:
Kevin Kennedy, Evangel University Athletics, (417) 865-2815, ext. 7260