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Wolverines total 40 NAIA Scholar-Athlete Awards

Wolverines total 40 NAIA Scholar-Athlete Awards

DEARBORN, Mich. – The 2019-20 Daktronics NAIA Scholar-Athletes were announced earlier this week with several University of Michigan-Dearborn student-athletes earning the annual honor.

The Wolverines totaled 40 NAIA Scholar-Athletes for 2019-20 with men's basketball and softball leading the way with six each. Women's soccer and men's cross country each added five. UM-Dearborn also earned 12 NAIA Scholar-Team honors announced earlier this week.

To receive NAIA Scholar-Athlete recognition, a student-athlete must hold a 3.5 or higher cumulative grade point average, have achieved junior status academically, and be enrolled at their institution for one year at the conclusion of the 2019-20 academic year.

Jenna Rogers set a new standard for UM-Dearborn with her fifth career NAIA Scholar-Athlete award. She has earned two for women's basketball and three for women's soccer in her career as a Wolverine.

Below is a full list of 2019-20 UM-Dearborn NAIA Scholar-Athletes:

Baseball: John Dyda, Evan Morin, Victor Phillips, Tyler Troyer

Men's Basketball: Mahdi Hamade, Mathew Mignault, Nathan Mruzik, Jalen Paul, Brandon Recto, Spencer Robinson

Men's Bowling: Chevy Pawlik

Men's Cross Country: Ryan Exell, Sean Fisher, Frank LaFave, Henry Robertson, Jared Zella

Men's Lacrosse: Cameron Godin, Ben Phillips, Micah Rinke

Men's Soccer: Grant Baker, Luke Baker, Deavyn Dishroon, Jason Soltis

Softball: Audrey Asgarally, Amber Cheplick, Madisyn Collins, Liz Grumeretz, Madelin Skene, Samantha Torongeau

Volleyball: Daniella Barile, Bronte Michura

Women's Bowling: Emilee LeBlanc

Women's Cross Country: Liz Grumeretz, Alyssa Harlow, Victoria Hebda

Women's Soccer: Jordan Anheuser, Kirsten Burek, Claudia Maguire, Jenna Rogers, Claire Slamka