NAIA releases Fall Daktronics NAIA Scholar-Athletes

FNU's Paola Brandsma jumps in practice to land a powerful kill.
FNU’s Paola Brandsma jumps in practice to land a powerful kill.

HIALEAH, Fla. (Dec. 05, 2022) –  The NAIA released the full list of scholar-athletes for the 2022 Fall season. Florida National University had four recipients from women’s soccer, three from women’s volleyball and four cross country. 

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, must appear on the eligibility certificate for the sport and have attended one full year at said institution.

To learn more about the NAIA and the Daktronics NAIA Scholar-Athlete program, click here.


Women’s Soccer NAIA Daktronics Scholar-Athletes:

Valentina Salvatierra

Selene Vasquez

Casia Kennedy

Bethania Cruz


Women’s Volleyball NAIA Daktronics Scholar-Athletes:

Elis Cordova-Millet

Lina Valentino

Maria Liva


Cross Country NAIA Daktronics Scholar-Athletes:

Leon Kipkoech

Hassell Zeledon

Heather Castro

Prisilla  Gonzalez

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