NAIA Award Nominees

The NAIA annually accepts nominations from each conference for various awards.  The GSAC nominees in 2016-17 were:

A. O. Duer Scholarship Award presented by Daktronics
Named in honor of the NAIA's former executive secretary who served the association for 26 years, this award has been annually presented since 1967 to a male and female junior student-athlete in any sport who has excelled in scholarship, character, and citizenship.

2017 GSAC Male Nominee - Sam Semanda, Men's Soccer, Hope International

2017 GSAC Female Nominee - Breanna Kirklen, Women's Volleyball, Hope International

 

Emil S. Liston Award presented by Daktronics
Named in honor of the NAIA's first executive secretary and the prime mover behind the men's basketball tournament, this award has been presented annually since 1950 to one junior men's and women's basketball player who has shown high athletic and scholastic achievement.

2017 GSAC Male Nominee - Anders Nymo, Men's Basketball, Menlo

 

Leroy Walker Character Award
This award was created to honor Dr. LeRoy Walker, a former president of the NAIA and President emeritus of the United States Olympic Committee. It recognizes a current student-athlete with at least a junior academic status who has demonstrated outstanding academic achievement, campus and community leadership embracing the five core character values of the NAIA Champions of Character initiative, athletic achievement and future ambition.

2017 GSAC Nominee - Caitlin Sorensen, Women's Soccer, Menlo

 

NAIA Sports Information Director of the Year Award
2017 GSAC Nominee - Nick Fortini, San Diego Christian

 

NAIA Coach of Character Award
This annual award is given to a head coach of an NAIA institution who has been outstanding in embracing the five core values of the NAIA Champions of Character initiative, using methods of teaching character through sport, and in community leadership through volunteering or service.

2017 GSAC Nominee - Christen Hardee, Softball, Menlo

 

The GSAC nominees in 2015-16 were:

A. O. Duer Scholarship Award presented by Daktronics
2016 GSAC Male Nominee - Brennan Bowen, Arizona Christian

2016 GSAC Female Nominee - Kelly Collins, Westmont

 

Emil S. Liston Award presented by Daktronics
2016 GSAC Female Nominee - Emily Terwilliger, Hope International

 

Leroy Walker Character Award
2016 GSAC Nominee - Tommy Nightingale, Westmont

 

NAIA Athleic Director of the Year Award
2016 GSAC Nominee - Steve Waldeck, The Master's

NAIA Sports Information Director of the Year Award
2016 GSAC Nominee - Neil Morgan, Biola

NAIA Athleic Trainer of the Year Award
2016 GSAC Nominee - Kim Jaramillo, Hope International

 

NAIA Coach of Character Award
2016 GSAC Nominee - Robert Ruiz, Westmont

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Today
Women's Soccer
Arizona Christian
at Hope International
10:30 AM PT
at Fullerton College
Today
Women's Soccer
(10)Vanguard
at San Diego Christian
12:00 PM PT
at Hourglass Park
Today
Men's Soccer
Arizona Christian
at Hope International
1:00 PM PT
at Fullerton College
Today
Women's Soccer
Menlo
at (9)The Master's
1:30 PM PT
Today
Women's Soccer
William Jessup
at (6)Westmont
1:30 PM PT
Today
Men's Soccer
(17)Vanguard
at San Diego Christian
2:30 PM PT
at Hourglass Park
Today
Men's Soccer
Menlo
at (RV)The Master's
4:00 PM PT
Today
Men's Soccer
William Jessup
at (25)Westmont
4:00 PM PT
Today
Women's Volleyball
Hope International
at Arizona Christian
5:00 PM PT
Today
Women's Volleyball
Hope International
at Arizona Christian
5:00 PM PT
Today
Women's Volleyball
Vanguard
at San Diego Christian
7:30 PM PT
at Kroc Center
Today
Women's Soccer
Arizona Christian
at Hope International
10:30 AM PT
at Fullerton College
Today
Women's Soccer
(10)Vanguard
at San Diego Christian
12:00 PM PT
at Hourglass Park
Today
Men's Soccer
Arizona Christian
at Hope International
1:00 PM PT
at Fullerton College
Today
Women's Soccer
Menlo
at (9)The Master's
1:30 PM PT
Today
Women's Soccer
William Jessup
at (6)Westmont
1:30 PM PT
Today
Men's Soccer
(17)Vanguard
at San Diego Christian
2:30 PM PT
at Hourglass Park
Today
Men's Soccer
Menlo
at (RV)The Master's
4:00 PM PT
Today
Men's Soccer
William Jessup
at (25)Westmont
4:00 PM PT
Today
Women's Volleyball
Hope International
at Arizona Christian
5:00 PM PT
Today
Women's Volleyball
Hope International
at Arizona Christian
5:00 PM PT
Today
Women's Volleyball
Vanguard
at San Diego Christian
7:30 PM PT
at Kroc Center
Friday, Sep 22
Men's Cross Country
Menlo
at SF State Invitational - Golden Gate Park, San Francisco
3:30 PM PT
Friday, Sep 22
Women's Volleyball
(5)Westmont
at William Jessup
7:00 PM PT
Friday, Sep 22
Women's Volleyball
The Master's
at Menlo
7:00 PM PT
Friday, Sep 22
Women's Volleyball
Life Pacific
at Providence Christian
7:00 PM PT
Yesterday
Women's Volleyball
UC Santa Cruz
0
at Menlo
3
Yesterday
Women's Volleyball
William Jessup
3
at UC Merced
1
Yesterday
Women's Volleyball
Hope International
3
at Ottawa-Arizona
0
Tuesday, Sep 19
Women's Volleyball
Antelope Valley
1
at The Master's
3
Tuesday, Sep 19
Women's Volleyball
West Coast Baptist
0
at Life Pacific
3
Tuesday, Sep 19
Women's Volleyball
La Sierra
0
at (5)Westmont
3
Tuesday, Sep 19
Men's Golf
(19)William Jessup
at Sonoma State Invitational
10th of 13
Tuesday, Sep 19
Men's Golf
Menlo
at Day 2 - Sonoma State Fall Invite
13th of 13
Monday, Sep 18
Men's Golf
(15)Arizona Christian
at CA State Intercollegiate (Olivas Links Golf Course hosted by Cal Lutheran/La Verne)
4th of 12
Monday, Sep 18
Men's Golf
Menlo
at Day 1 - Sonoma State Fall Invite
13th of 13
Monday, Sep 18
Women's Golf
Arizona Christian
at CA State Intercollegiate (Olivas Links Golf Course hosted by Cal Lutheran/ La Verne)
6th of 11
Saturday, Sep 16
Women's Soccer
Hope International
1
at Biola
2
Saturday, Sep 16
Women's Volleyball
San Diego Christian
2
at The Master's
3
Saturday, Sep 16
Men's Soccer
Bethesda
0
at (RV)The Master's
0
Saturday, Sep 16
Women's Volleyball
William Jessup
0
at (RV)Hope International
3
Under Armour
Duke's Huntington Beach
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