Falcon Pair Earns MW Scholar-Athlete Honors

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    July 8, 2014

    Falcon Pair Earns MW Scholar-Athlete Honors

    USAF ACADEMY, Colo. - Two members of the Air Force baseball team were named 2013-14 Mountain West Scholar-Athletes, as announced by the conference office Tuesday afternoon. Sophomore outfielder Coleman Poje led the way with his second scholar-athlete honor. Joining Poje was freshman infielder Russell Williams.

    A total of 29 Air Force Academy student-athletes earned 2013-14 Mountain West Scholar-Athlete awards. A total of 651 student athletes were honored, including 50 individuals who have achieved a 4.00 or higher cumulative grade point average over two or more terms.

    The MW Scholar-Athlete Award is one of the highest academic honors bestowed by the Conference. To be eligible for selection, student-athletes must have completed at least two academic terms at the member institution, while maintaining a cumulative grade point average of 3.5 or better, and have participated in varsity competition in an NCAA-sponsored sport.

    (# of times MW Scholar-Athlete) So. Coleman Poje (2) Civil Engineering 3.61 Fr. Russell Williams (1) Undeclared 3.89

     

     

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