Press Release

HLGU Athletic Teams Recognized as All-Scholar Teams

Tuesday, August 2, 2011

Hannibal, MO - Hannibal-LaGrange University’s athletics program is proud to announce that a record seven HLGU athletic teams were recognized as NAIA All-Scholar Teams this past school year.  This award requires a minimum team GPA of 3.0. The teams recognized are:  women’s golf (3.743 ave. GPA), women’s soccer (3.339 ave. GPA), softball (3.329 ave. GPA), women’s varsity basketball (3.274 ave. GPA), women’s volleyball (3.1912 ave. GPA), men’s soccer (3.010 ave. GPA), and men’s volleyball (3.009 ave. GPA).

“I’m proud of the many student-athletes who prioritize their academic pursuits as they represent HLGU in the athletic arena.  We also have a coaching staff that is very serious about the academic success of their athletes,” said Jason Nichols, HLGU Director of Athletics.

HLGU is a Division I NAIA (National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics) school and a member of the American Midwest Conference. Hannibal-LaGrange University is a four-year liberal arts college fully accredited by the Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools and prides itself in its traditional and nontraditional educational experience in a distinctively Christian environment. For more information about HLGU or its athletics programs, please visit hlg.edu.

Contact Information

Carolyn Carpenter
Director of Public Relations