LEBANON -- Twenty-three Cumberland University football players were named Mid-South Conference Scholar-Athletes this week, including 16 letterwinners from this year's 6-5 squad.
Student-athletes must be a sophomore, junior or senior academically and maintain a 3.25 grade-point-average to be eligible for the award.
Sophomores Nathan Anderson, Anthony Bartolomeo, Will Boler, Owen Canady, Justin Snyder, Nytrellis Ross, Jordan Harper and Nathan Jernigan as well as juniors Denver Hall, Levi Carter, Luke Webb, Dylan Crews, Chris Clement, Clyde Payne, Mason Willis, Mike Self and Marvin Wilcox were all honored.
Seniors Anthony Leonard, Corey Matyskiela, Brian Reynolds, Cain Smith, Reed Gurchiek and Blake DeBoard all garnered accolades as well.
2014 MSC Football Scholar-Athletes
Nathan Anderson - 3.61, Accounting
Anthony Bartolomeo - 3.43, Business Administration
Will Boler - 3.25, Criminal Justice
Owen Canady - 3.48, Criminal Justice
Levi Carter - 3.68, Engineering Science
Chris Clement - 3.61, Management
Dylan Crews - 3.57, History
Blake DeBoard - 3.63, Nursing
Reed Gurchiek - 3.96, Health and Human Performance
Denver Hall - 3.41, Biology
Jordan Harper - 3.28, Health and Human Performance
Nathan Jernigan - 3.53, Management
Anthony Leonard - 3.37, Health and Human Performance
Corey Matyskiela - 3.54, Nursing
Clyde Payne - 3.26, Accounting
Brian Reynolds - 3.28, Criminal Justice
Nytrellis Ross - 3.60, Business Administration
Mike Self - 3.67, Health and Human Performance
Cain Smith - 3.27, Health and Human Performance
Justin Snyder - 3.25, Health and Human Performance
Luke Webb - 3.56, Criminal Justice
Marvin Wilcox - 3.72, Marketing
Mason Willis - 3.60, Health and Human Performance