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Six Mustangs receive academic honor

March 12, 2018, in Athletics, Men's Basketball, Women's Basketball

Six players from Morningside’s men’s and women’s basketball teams were named 2018 Daktronics-NAIA Scholar-Athletes.

The Mustangs’ Daktronics-NAIA Men’s Basketball Scholar-Athletes are:

Alex Borchers, a 5-10 sophomore guard from South Sioux City, Neb., who has a 3.46 cumulative grade point average (GPA) with a major in mathematics.

Wyatt Mounts, a 6-1 junior guard from Sioux City who has a 3.61 cumulative GPA with majors in mathematics teaching and philosophy.

The Mustangs’ Daktronics-NAIA Women’s Basketball Scholar-Athletes are:

Jenna Bork, a 5-5 senior guard from Sioux City who has a 3.93 cumulative GPA with a major in elementary education.

Alexandra Gill, a 6-1 junior forward from Omaha, Neb., who has a 3.66 cumulative GPA with majors in integrated community service and business administration.

Jenna Heine, a 5-6 junior guard from Wynot, Neb., who has a 3.96 cumulative GPA with a major in elementary education.

Lauren Lehmkuhl, a 6-0 senior forward from Wakefield, Neb., who has a 3.80 cumulative GPA with majors in advertising and graphic design.

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 Daktronics-NAIA Division II Men's Basketball Scholar-Athletes.

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