FOREST, Va. – Thirteen Emory & Henry College student-athletes were recognized by the Old Dominion Athletic Conference as a part of the 2013-14 ODAC Sportsmanship Teams. This marks the fifth year the league has recognized student-athletes for their excellence in sportsmanship.
“I am pleased that the conference recognizes
student-athletes for their focus on fair play and
sportsmanship," said ODAC Commissioner Brad
Bankston. "The conference prides itself on positive
sportsmanship and encouraging student-athletes to lead by example.
Each one of the honorees has been selected by the coaches in
recognition of their conduct in the arena.”
The ODAC has a rich tradition in promoting fair play and good sportsmanship in each sport across the league. The character of the conference’s student-athletes on and off the field is a representation of not only the individuals and teams, but also the institutions they play for.
Visit www.odaconline.com to find all of the student-athletes honored from across the league in the ODAC’s 23 sports.
E&H's 2013-14 ODAC Sportsmanship Team
||Baseball||Jr.||Troutman, N.C./Catawba Valley CC
||Men's Basketball||Sr.||Fayetteville, N.C./Fayetteville Acad.
||Women's Basketball||Sr.||Mooresville, N.C./Lake Norman HS
||Men's Cross Country||So.||Hamilton, Va./Loudon Valley HS|
|Gabbie Rhodes||Women's Cross Country||So.||Richmond, Va./Mills E. Godwin HS
||Football||Sr.||Knoxville, Tenn./Karns HS|
||Men's Soccer||Sr.||Stephens City, Va./Sherando HS|
||Women's Soccer||Jr.||Lawndale, N.C./Burns HS|
||Softball||Sr.||Independence, Va./Grayson County HS|
||Women's Swimming||Fr.||Vero Beach, Fla./Vero Beach Senior HS
|John Dalton Ferguson
||Men's Tennis||Fr.||Gate City, Va./Gate City HS
||Women's Tennis||Fr.||Coeburn, Va./Coeburn HS|
||Volleyball||Jr.||Surrey, British Columbia, CANADA/Panorama Ridge Sec. Sch.|