Upsala graduate Hannah Phillips, a senior at Presentation College, has been named the North Star Athletic Association’s (NSAA) recipient of the 2014 Dr. LeRoy Walker Champions of Character Award.
This award recognizes a 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 National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics (NAIA) Champions of Character initiative, athletic achievement and future ambition.
Phillips earned both NAIA and NSAA All-Academic honors for soccer, basketball and softball. She also became the basketball program’s third all-time leading scorer. As the recipient of the NSAA Champions of Character award, Phillips will be added to the list of nominees for the NAIA’S National Dr. LeRoy Walker Champions of Character Award.