Fraley/Polizzi earn USTFCCCA Scholar Athlete Awards

Joplin, Mo. -- Missouri Southern freshmen Jeff Fraley and Nicklas Polizzi have both been named to the United States Track and Field and Cross Country Coaches Association Scholar Athlete Team. 

To qualify for the USTFCCCA All-Academic Track and Field Team, the student-athlete must have compiled a cumulative grade point average of 3.25 and have reached a provisional or automatic qualifying standard for the NCAA Championships in either indoor or outdoor seasons.

Fraley was an All-American in both the indoor and outdoor seasons this year and Polizzi qualified for outdoor nationals in the discus.