Conference USA Scholar Athlete Awards Announced
July 11, 2013
IRVING, Texas - Conference USA Commissioner Britton Banowsky announced today the recipients of the 2012-13 Scholar Athlete of the Year Awards, which are determined by the league's Faculty Athletics Representatives. The C-USA Scholar Athlete of the Year awards are presented to the top student-athletes in each conference-sponsored sport. The award is based on academic achievement (GPA), athletic achievement and service.
Scholar-athletes were selected from C-USA's full-time and affiliate institutions in 20 sports (combining indoor and outdoor track & field). Tennis players Cliff Marsland of Tulsa and Courtney Collins of Memphis were repeat winners from 2011-12. UTEP's Risper Kimaiyo was named a C-USA Scholar-Athlete in 2010-11. UAB senior track & field student-athlete Rhiannon Johns was also a repeat recipient, but represented women's cross country a year ago. Please see below for the complete list:
2012-13 SCHOLAR ATHLETE AWARD WINNERS:
Baseball - Sam Moll, Memphis
* Repeat winner