Six FNU track and field members earn NAIA Scholar-Athlete accolade


HIALEAH, Fla. (May 25, 2023) – Florida National University’s track and field team had six exceptional student-athletes named 2023 Daktronics NAIA Scholar-Athletes. 

To be nominated, a student-athlete must maintain a minimum grade point average of 3.5 on a 4.0 scale, appear on the eligibility certificate for the sport and have attended one full year at said institution.


Men’s Track and Field

Cristopher Carmenate

Leon Kipkoech


Women’s Track and Field

Maryam Abreu

Heather Castro

Prisilla Gonzalez

Hassell Zeledon


For the full list of honorees, click here.

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