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12.20.13 | M Football

Football Earns Nine Scholar-Athletes

Justin McCandless is one of nine players from the BU football team named a NAIA Scholar-Athlete Justin McCandless is one of nine players from the BU football team named a NAIA Scholar-Athlete

KANSAS CITY, Mo. – The Baker University football team landed nine 2013 Daktronics-NAIA Scholar-Athletes, announced on Friday.

Baker was tied for the third most NAIA Scholar-Athletes of any team with nine, which marks the fifth time in the 10 years that BU head coach Mike Grossner has landed at least the third-most award winners in the nation.

This years recipients from Baker were Tanner Clark, Logan DeGraeve, Sheldon Farrell, Justin McCandless, Gunnar McKenna, Dominick Reiske, Richard Schacher, Connor Stremel and Bryan Williams.

In order to be nominated by an institution's head coach or sports information director, a student-athlete must maintain a minimum grade point average of 3.5 on a 4.0 scale and must have achieved a junior academic status.

For a look at the entire list on NAIA Scholar-Athletes, please click here.

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