LEWISTON, Idaho – The National Association of
Intercollegiate Athletics (NAIA) has announced that 266 baseball
student-athletes have been named 2013 Daktronics-NAIA Scholar-Athletes.
Hastings (Neb.) leads all institutions with nine individuals on the list.
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
Olivet Nazarene University had six honored this year: senior catcher Alex Cavender (Momence, Ill.), senior
outfielder Justin Fahy (Fargo, N.D.),
senior pitcher Ben Heller (Whitewater,
Wis.), and senior outfielder Daniel
Schneider (West Salem, Wis.). Also
included were junior pitchers Steven
Beckham (Mt. Vernon, Ill.) and Jonathan
Fightmaster (Bourbonnais, Ill.). All four seniors received the honor for
the second time.
Complete List: http://www.naia.org/pdf9/2263086.pdf?DB_OEM_ID=27900