By Chad Waller, NAIA Director of Communications and Sports Information
KANSAS CITY, Mo. – The National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics (NAIA) has announced the creation of a second Twitter account that will be the source for all news and sports information related to the Association's 23 National Championship sports. @NAIA_News will give followers inside access to the latest notable stories in NAIA sports from the 260-member institutions.
The twitter handle @Play_NAIA will continue to be the source of Eligibility Center news and other national office information.
Make sure to be a part of the Twitter conversation by going to @NAIA_News and following that account. Besides daily updates, the account will feature behind-the-scenes pictures and videos.
The 77th season of NAIA intercollegiate athletics is heading into Fall National Championships, which include Men's and Women's Cross Country, Football, Men's Soccer, Women's Soccer and Volleyball.
For more information on the NAIA_News Twitter account, click here.
NAIA Twitter Handles
• @NAIA_News - Championship sport news
• @Play_NAIA - Eligibility Center and national office news
About the NAIA
Since 1937, the NAIA has administered programs and championships in proper balance with the overall educational experience. In 2000, the NAIA reaffirmed its purpose to enhance the character-building aspects of sport. Through the Champions of Character program, the NAIA seeks to create an environment in which every student-athlete, coach, official and spectator is committed to the true spirit of competition through five core values: integrity, respect, responsibility, sportsmanship and servant leadership. The NAIA has evolved from a small college basketball tournament in 1937 to a national athletics association comprised of 260 member institutions representing 60,000 student-athlete participating in 23 national championships.