Montana Tech Volleyball Players Earn Scholar-Athlete Awards
Montana Tech Volleyball continues to be impressive in the classroom, as the team lands four starters on the 2010 Daktronics-NAIA Scholar All-American Team. All four are juniors academically and include: Jesse Bowden and Allyse Cruise, both studying Metallurgical Engineering; Shersteen Cline, studying Biological Sciences; and Katie Petteys, studying General Engineering. In order to receive this award, players must have achieved junior academic status, and have a cumulative GPA of at least a 3.5.
Tech’s volleyball team has a history of recruiting top-notch student-athletes. The team’s current cumulative GPA is a 3.4 and has received the NAIA Scholar Team Award in 2008 and 2009, and the AVCA Team Academic Award in 2008.