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LWC's Alex Durham, Columbia, is NAIA Scholar-Athlete

By Charles Balcom, LWC Assistant Sports Information Director

COLUMBIA, KY - (Fri 19 May 2017) - Alex Durham earned 2017 Daktronics-NAIA Men's Golf Scholar-Athlete honors, officials from the national office announced on Friday.

= It marks the third time in his career he has picked up the national academic honor, becoming the first Blue Raider in program history to do so. The honor is the seventh all-time in men's program history.

Durham is one of 144 student-athletes across the NAIA to receive the award.

In order to be nominated by an institution's head coach or sports information director, a student-athlete must maintain a minimum grade point average of 3.5 on a 4.0 scale and must have achieved junior academic status.

This story was posted on 2017-05-19 19:30:19
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