Maddalena earns scholar-athlete distinction
Simpson University Sports News
REDDING, Calif. - Simpson University golfer Nick Maddalena has been named as one of the 2014 Daktronics-NAIA Men's Golf Scholar-Athletes. The senior from Yuba City, Calif., was the California Pacific Conference Golfer of the Year in 2012, the same year he competed in the NAIA National Golf Championships.
The Daktronics-NAIA Scholar-Athlete programs recognize excellence in the classroom by NAIA-member student-athletes who are juniors or above in academic standing with a 3.5 cumulative GPA. Students must appear on the eligibility certificate for the sport and have attended two full years as a non-transfer or one full year as a transfer. The awards are given annually to outstanding student-athletes in the various sports in which the program is active and their respective teams are eligible for NAIA postseason competition.
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