HIGH POINT, N.C. – Six students from six member institutions have been named to the 2018 Conference Carolinas All-Conference Student Support Team; the Conference office announced on Monday (May. 14) afternoon.
The six students honored were Anna Whalen of Belmont Abbey College, Reagan Dempsey of King University, Siarra Walker of Lees-McRae College, Daniel Rudolfsson of University of Mount Olive, Sky Dupree of North Greenville University and Daniel Dees of Southern Wesleyan University.
The All-Conference Student Support Team was created in 2016-17 to recognize one student from each member institution who supports an athletic team and/or athletic department through service. Examples of service include, but are not limited to: team managers, statistical support, video service, and/or game day operations support.
To be eligible for the Conference Carolinas All-Conference Student Support Team a student must meet the following criteria:
- Junior or senior academic status as determined by the Registrar’s Office.
- Cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher on a 4.0 scale on all work completed at the member institution.
- GPA is to be based on the previous fall semester’s grades (e.g. cumulative GPA through Fall 2017).
- Must have completed at least two full-time semesters at the member institution (currently in their third semester or beyond)
- A student-athlete who has exhausted their eligibility is eligible to win this award if they are assisting their former team and/or athletic department in such a manner as described above.
The 2018 Conference Carolinas All-Conference Student Support Team members are:
Daniel Dees (Southern Wesleyan): Dees is a senior computer science major with a 3.54 grade point average. Over the last three years Daniel has served as the men’s basketball manager and a member of the game day operations crew for basketball.
Reagan Dempsey (King): Dempsey is a senior athletic training major with a 3.16 grade point average. For three years Reagan has served as a student athletic trainer for the King sports medicine department.
Sky Dupree (North Greenville): Dupree is a junior sport management major with a 3.65 grade point average. During the last two years Sky has served the NGU athletic department as a member of its game day operations crew.
Daniel Rudolfsson (Mount Olive): Rudolfsson is a senior business administration with a 3.96 grade point average. Serving the UMO athletic department over the last two years, Daniel has worked as a student worker. Spending time assisting with game management, game day support, marketing and administrative support.
Siarra Walker (Lees-McRae): Walker is a senior athletic training major with a 4.0 grade point average. Siarra has served as a game day operations crew member for the Lees-McRae athletic department during the last two years.
Anna Whalen (Belmont Abbey): Whalen is a senior athletic training major with a 3.62 grade point average. For the past two years, Anna has logged over 400 hours assisting the Belmont Abbey athletic training staff with its day-to-day operations.