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Athlete Leader of the Year Award

This award is presented to one male and one female varsity athlete who has demonstrated a successful balance between academic achievement, student organization or Greek involvement and intercollegiate athletic participation.  Other considerations include number of years participated, any national or local awards, and records set.

Selection Criteria

  • Must maintain good academic standards
  • Must be junior level or above, preference to graduating seniors
  • Must exhibit strong sense of school pride and spirit
  • Must have proven overall leadership ability (beyond athletics)
  • Must make significant contribution to campus life
  • Must be positive role model
How does the nominee set an example for other students to follow?
How has the nominee's involvement made a positive impact on the University community?
Describe the nominee's membership roles in campus organizations/activities.
How does the nominee exhibit a strong sense of school spirit and pride?
How does the nominee balance their academic life, student involvement and leadership with the demands of their athletic involvement?
What athletic recognition has this nominee garnered?