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2012 Scholar-Athletes Announced

March 02, 2012
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By Jake Knabel, NAIA Communications & Sports Information Intern

KANSAS CITY, Mo. - The National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics (NAIA) announced Friday that 31 women’s swimming & diving student-athletes have been named 2012 Daktronics-NAIA Scholar-Athletes.

In order to be nominated by an institution's head coach, 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.

Institution First Name Last Name Year Hometown
Asbury (Ky.) Courtney LeMay Junior Lexington, Ky.
Asbury (Ky.) Larissa Martin Senior Paintsville, Ky.
Azusa Pacific (Calif.) Sarah Burney Senior Alta Loma, Calif.
Azusa Pacific (Calif.) Simone Garcia Junior Whittier, Calif.
Azusa Pacific (Calif.) Stacey Wong Senior Sunnyvale, Calif.
Biola (Calif.) Bailey Johnson Senior Berthoud, Colo.
Biola (Calif.) Katelyn McNeely Senior Phoenix, Ariz.
Biola (Calif.) Rachael Sirjord Senior Deephaven, Minn.
Brenau (Ga.) Laura Hirst Senior Huddersfield, England
Campbellsville (Ky.) Carrie Wohlschlegel Junior Shepherdsville, Ky.
Campbellsville (Ky.) Alison Lee Senior Hopkinsville, Ky.
Concordia (Calif.) Valerie Thorp Junior Camarillo, Calif.
Concordia (Calif.) Lyndsey Larson Junior Rancho Cucamonga, Calif.
Concordia (Calif.) Megan Stucky Junior McPherson, Kan.
Concordia (Calif.) Ana Gomez Senior Bogota, Columbia
Cumberlands (Ky.) Callie Ethington Junior Bardstown, Ky.
Fresno Pacific (Calif.) Courtney Fast Senior Hillsboro, Kan.
Fresno Pacific (Calif.) Megan Smith Senior Coronado, Calif.
Illinois Tech Melanie Koto Senior Buffalo Grove, Ill.
Illinois Tech Andrea Zuniga Senior Caracas, Venezuela
Morningside (Iowa) Sydney Brisco Senior Scottsbluff, Neb.
Morningside (Iowa) Cora Kugler Junior Watertown, Minn.
Morningside (Iowa) Krystal Carlson Junior Richfield, Minn.
Saint Mary (Neb.) Mariah Poland Senior Sioux City, Iowa
Saint Mary (Neb.) Erin Andersen Junior Murdock, Neb.
Saint Mary (Neb.) Alexandra Egentowich Senior Plattsmouth, Neb.
SCAD Savannah (Ga.) Kelsey Christopher Senior Kailua-Kona, Hawaii
SCAD Savannah (Ga.) Fanny Varga Junior Stockholm, Sweden
Soka (Calif.) Michelle Nunn Senior  
Union (Ky.) Renata Cabral Junior Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Vanguard (Calif.) Lindsay McCance Senior El Cajon, Calif.