Bronenkamp, Iverson Win Daktronics-NAIA Scholar Athlete Awards

Fri, 12/03/2010 - 2:30pm

ORANGE BEACH, Ala. - On Friday, the National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics (NAIA) named Spring Hill College's Cory Bronenkamp and Phoenix Iverson as 2010 Daktronics-NAIA Men's Soccer Scholar-Athletes.

Bronenkamp, a senior goalkeeper from St. Louis, Mo., won the award for the second consecutive season. Majoring in English with minors in Spanish and Theology, he made 89 saves in the 2010 season with three shutouts in over 1,500 minutes played in goal.

Iverson, a junior defender from Decatur, Ala., is majoring in History. He has started 49 matches in 50 appearances over the past three seasons with Spring Hill.

Nominated by each institution's head coach, a student-athlete must maintain a minimum grade point average of 3.5 on a 4.0 scale and have achieved junior academic status to qualify. The NAIA awarded a total of 284 men's soccer players the honor this season.

Since the award's inception in 1980, Spring Hill College has had 118 student-athletes win NAIA Scholar-Athlete recognition.

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