OWU honors scholar-athletes


Staff report



Ashley Day


Mallory McCormick


DELAWARE — Ohio Wesleyan University honored its outstanding 2016-2017 student-athletes at the 13th annual Dale J. Bruce Scholar-Athlete Awards Dinner.

The celebration, held April 20, recognized Battling Bishop athletes from Ohio Wesleyan’s 23 varsity sports for their academic and athletic successes.

Students earning awards included:

Ashley Day of Plain City earned the Top Fifty Academic Award. Day competed in Battling Bishop Softball.

Mallory McCormick of Plain City earned the Top Fifty Academic Award. McCormick competed in Battling Bishop Women’s Cross Country and Track & Field.

Ohio Wesleyan is part of Division III of the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) and a member of the North Coast Athletic Conference (NCAC).

Learn more about Ohio Wesleyan athletics at www.battlingbishops.com.

Founded in 1842, Ohio Wesleyan University is one of the nation’s premier liberal arts universities. Located in Delaware the private university offers nearly 90 undergraduate majors and competes in 23 NCAA Division III varsity sports. Through Ohio Wesleyan’s signature Ohio Wesleyan University Connection program, students integrate knowledge across disciplines, build a diverse and global perspective, and apply their knowledge in real-world settings. Ohio Wesleyan is featured in the book “Colleges That Change Lives,” listed on the latest President’s Higher Education Community Service Honor Roll with Distinction, and included in the U.S. News & World Report and Princeton Review “best colleges” lists. Learn more at www.owu.edu.

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Ashley Day
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Mallory McCormick
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