SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- Forty-seven Evangel University student-athletes were honored by the Heart of America Athletic Conference earning Scholar-Athlete honors announced by the league office.
All 14 varsity sports had representation for Evangel as 10 football student-athletes led all Crusader men's teams and seven from women's basketball led Evangel women's teams.
In order to qualify for this honor, a student-athlete must have earned a 3.40-grade point average (on a 4.0 scale), have accumulated at least 60 semester hours, at least five semesters, and attended the nominating institution for at least two semesters prior to being nominated.
The student-athletes must also be a varsity competitor having made a significant contribution to their respective team and school.