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Three from volleyball team honored as Scholar-Athletes

December 10, 2013

Three members of Avila University’s volleyball team recently were honored as 2013 Daktronics-NAIA Volleyball Scholar-Athletes.

Sarah Braun, a junior from Washington, Mo., Emily Koch, a junior from Topeka, Kan. and Sarah McMilian, a junior from Belton, Mo., received the honor by maintaining at least a 3.5 grade-point average and achieving a junior academic status.

In all, 391 volleyball student-athletes were named NAIA Scholar-Athletes. Hastings (Neb.) and Concordia (Neb.) led all institutions with eight individuals on the list.


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Avila University is a private, co-educational, values-based liberal arts institution founded by the Sisters of St. Joseph of Carondelet, offering undergraduate, graduate, and adult degree programs. Avila University is located at 119th and Wornall Rd in southwest suburban Kansas City, Mo.