SIOUX CITY - Five Morningside College tennis players have been named 2011 Daktronics-NAIA Scholar-Athletes. Student-athletes must be of at least junior academic status and have a minimum GPA of 3.50 to be eligible for Daktronics-NAIA Scholar-Athlete honors.
The Mustang' tennis Daktronics NAIA Scholar -Athletes, all juniors, are
Kassie Hein from Milford, Mary Horton from Sioux City, Garth Hamilton from Lincoln, Nebraska, and two Cherokee natives - J.J. Nitz and Shannon Schroeder.
Nitz has a 3.51 GPA , with a major in general science teaching, and Schroeder has a 3.89 GPA, with majors in Spanish and political science.