SIOUX CITY, IOWA (Dec. 6, 2013) -- The National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics (NAIA) has announced Friday that Our Lady of the Lake University (OLLU) junior Bryttany Willoughby and 390 other volleyball student-athletes have been named 2013 Daktronics-NAIA Scholar Athletes.
This is Willoughby's first time receiving this award. In her previous two years at OLLU, she has received conference scholar athlete honors, as well as the CoSIDA-Capital One Academic All- District Award.
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 and must have achieved a junior academic status to qualify for this honor.
Click HERE for the complete list of scholar-athletes sorted by school.
The NAIA Champions of Character program aims to instill five core values in NAIA athletes, coaches: respect, responsibility, integrity, servant leadership, and sportsmanship. Our Lady of the Lake University shares and supports these values and strives to promote the Champions of Character program by working with students, coaches through our Champions of Character educational program. For more information on the Champions of Character program, click here: www.championsofcharacter.org.
Luis A. Lárraga
Sports Information Assistant