KANSAS CITY, Mo. - Two members of the Mount Vernon Nazarene University women's basketball team were named 2016-17 Daktronics-NAIA Scholar Athletes, when awards were announced by the national office Monday afternoon.
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.
- Sierra Basista majoring in Biology (Pre-Physical Therapy)
- Megan Beidelman majoring in Middle Childhood Education