|OU’s 2019 Lage Award Winners|
|Alexis Barnes||Track & Subject||Criminology|
|Bethany Block||Soccer||Wellbeing & Work out Science|
|Kyle Escobedo||Soccer||Heritage of Science, Engineering & Medication|
|Jordan Hobart||Soccer||Wellbeing & Work out Science|
|Jake Irvin||Baseball||Multidisciplinary Studies|
|Gabby Kearney||Track & Subject||Wellbeing & Work out Science|
|Collyn Kellogg||MGym||Biochemistry, Spanish|
|Morgan Lengthy||T&F/XC||Environmental Sustainability|
|Marissa McMahand||Soccer||Wellbeing & Work out Science|
|Rachel Williams||Rowing||Global Studies, Arabic|
NORMAN — Fifteen University of Oklahoma pupil-athletes, next most among the Significant 12 Meeting schools, have been awarded the 2019 Dr. Gerald Lage Educational Achievement Award. Recipients of the league’s optimum educational honor were introduced Wednesday.
The Sooners named to the prestigious listing consist of senior Alexis Barnes (keep track of and field criminology), senior Bethany Block (soccer wellbeing and physical exercise science), senior Brenna Dowell (women’s gymnastics economics), senior Alyssa Enneking (volleyball advertising and marketing), redshirt junior Kyle Escobedo (soccer heritage of science, engineering and drugs), redshirt senior Sophia Fernald (keep track of and field/cross region English), senior Jordan Hobart (soccer wellbeing and physical exercise science), senior Jake Irvin (baseball multidisciplinary scientific studies), redshirt junior Gabby Kearney (keep track of and field wellbeing and physical exercise science), junior Collyn Kellogg (men’s gymnastics biochemistry and Spanish), senior Morgan Lengthy (keep track of and field/cross region environmental sustainability), redshirt junior Connor McGinnis (football finance), senior Marissa McMahand (soccer wellbeing and physical exercise science), senior Simran Sethi (women’s tennis psychology) and junior Rachel Williams (rowing global scientific studies and Arabic).
The award is in its ninth yr and has regarded a total of 691 meeting pupil-athletes.
The award is in memory of Lage, who served as the Oklahoma State college athletics representative with the NCAA and the Significant Eight/Significant 12 Meeting from 1983 right up until his demise in 2007. He was the chairman on three occasions (1985-86, 93-94 and 2003-04).
Lage had been a member of the Oklahoma State family due to the fact 1966, when he joined the College of Company Administration as an assistant professor. In the course of his tenure at OSU, he served as the director of graduate scientific studies in the division of economics (1974-77), head of the division of economics and finance (1978-84), director of the OSU Heart for Global Trade and Enhancement (1985-87), and associate dean for research and graduate plans in the school of company administration (1997-2004).
In purchase to be suitable for the accolade, pupil-athletes ought to have lettered at the very least as soon as in their career although protecting home at their institution for at the very least just one educational yr. The honorees, who can only be regarded as soon as, should have 100 hours of acquired credit score with a cumulative grade-place average of 3.80 at the time of the nomination.
The Dr. Gerald Lage Educational Achievement Award recipients’ names will be highlighted on the online video board at the Phillips 66 Significant 12 Men’s Basketball Championship, scheduled for March 13-16 at the Dash Heart in Kansas Metropolis.