03/11/2013 – Hayley O'Meara and Carly Bardwell were both given Scholar Athlete honors for their work in the classroom by the NAIA. Both members of the women's basketball team are above junior status and have an accumulated G.P.A. of above 3.50.
O'Meara, a senior from Millersburg, Michigan will graduate with degrees in Psychology and Exercise Science. Bardwell is from Allendale and is currently in the Pre-Veterinary program.
The NAIA honored a total of 178 women's basketball players across the country with the 2013 Daktronics-NAIA Scholar-Athlete Award.