Five Mustangs Earn Scholar-Athlete Distinction

Mar 17, 2014 • Athletics

Five players from Morningside College’s men’s and women’s basketball players have been named 2014 Daktronics-NAIA Scholar-Athletes.

The Mustangs’ Daktronics-NAIA Scholar-Athletes are:

Andrew Christen, a 6-4 junior forward from Anselmo, Neb. Christen has a 3.57 cumulative grade point average (GPA) with a major in mathematics teaching.

Tanner Ferguson, a 6-2 senior guard from Dakota Dunes, S.D. Ferguson has a 3.78 cumulative GPA with majors in biology and chemistry.

Leann Osten, a 5-6 senior guard from Columbus, Neb. Osten has a 3.98 cumulative GPA with majors in elementary education and special education.

Danny Rudeen, a 6-3 senior guard from Sioux City, Iowa. Rudeen has a 3.74 cumulative GPA with a major in computer science.

Ashley Schroeder, a 6-0 junior forward from Roca, Neb. Schroeder has a 3.85 cumulative GPA with a major in business administration.

Student-athletes must be of at least junior academic status and have a minimum GPA of 3.50 in order to be eligible for Daktronics-NAIA Scholar-Athlete honors.

Click here for the complete list of 2014 NAIA Division II Men's Basketball Daktronics-NAIA Scholar-Athletes.

Click here for the complete list of 2014 NAIA Division II Women's Basketball Daktronics-NAIA Scholar-Athletes.