In an effort to honor the achievements of exceptional student-athletes, the Missouri Valley Conference has created the MVC Leadership & Service Award. Ten student-athletes have been named by Commissioner Doug Elgin as the honorees for the 2014-15 Fall season.
Drew Novara of Southern Illinois University Carbondale and Kaitlyn Early of Illinois State University have been selected Missouri Valley Conference Scholar-Athletes of the Week, Commissioner Doug Elgin announced today. Novara and Early were honored for their performances during the period of October 20-26.
Illinois State extended its winning streak to 13 straight matches last week, also improving its MVC record to a perfect 11-0. Missouri State (9-2), UNI (8-2), Wichita State (8-3) and Indiana State (7-4) sit just behind the Redbirds in the Valley standings with just one month remaining in the regular season.
Sam Penzenstadler of Loyola University Chicago and Bree Spangler of Indiana State University have been selected Missouri Valley Conference Scholar-Athletes of the Week, Commissioner Doug Elgin announced today.