April 4, 2014

Four Men's Volleyball Players Tabbed to Conference Carolinas All-Academic Team

HIGH POINT, N.C. --- Four Lees-McRae men’s volleyball student-athletes were named to the 2014 Men’s Volleyball Conference Carolinas All-Academic team, the conference office announced Friday afternoon.

The 2014 Conference Carolinas Men’s Volleyball Academic All-Conference representatives have been awarded to the following junior and senior student-athletes with a cumulative grade point average of 3.25 or higher on a 4.0 scale in all work completed at their member institution that have played in a conference sponsored sport. The GPA is calculated based on the student-athletes cumulative average through the previous semester and each student-athlete must have attended their member institution for at least one academic year.

The LMC quartet consists of four seniors, Matt Harpenau, John Lucas, Kevin Morrison and Efrain Negron.

Harpenau (Cincinnati, Ohio) is an art and design major with a business minor. Lucas (Cincinnati, Ohio) is a communication arts study major with a minor in fine arts.

Morrison (Norfolk, Va.) is a sports science major while earning a math and business minor. Negron (Caguas, Puerto Rico) is completing his studies in sports science.

The Bobcats tied Pfeiffer for the most representatives while no other school had more than two. Barton, Limestone and Mount Olive had two each while King and Belmont Abbey had one.

LMC concludes its regular season this weekend while hosting Limestone tonight at 7 p.m. and welcoming Erskine for Senior Day Saturday at noon.

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