GREENVILLE, S.C. – Conference Carolinas released the winners of its 2019-20 Winter Scholar-Athletes of the Year on Friday, March 27, 2020.
The Scholar-Athlete awards are presented annually to one individual in each Conference Carolinas sponsored sport. The Scholar-Athlete of the Year winners are chosen by the Conference Carolinas Student-Athlete Affairs Committee.
To be considered, a student-athlete must have a cumulative grade-point average of 3.25 or higher. In addition, the nominees for the award must have been named all-conference in their sport and chosen academic all-conference.
Emmanuel's Karolina Ostojska earned the honor in women's swimming and diving. Ostojska was also named the Conference Carolinas Women's Most Valuable Swimmer after the conclusion of the 2020 Conference Carolinas Women's Swimming Championship. The senior from Warsaw, Poland owns a 3.82 grade-point average as a Communications major.
2019-20 Conference Carolinas Winter Scholar-Athletes of the Year
Women's Swimming & Diving: Karolina Ostojska, Emmanuel
Men's Swimming & Diving: Alexander Hoscila, Barton
Women's Indoor Track & Field: Taylor Moncrief, Mount Olive
Men's Indoor Track & Field: Daniel Francken, Mount Olive
Women's Basketball: Allie Downing, Belmont Abbey
Men's Basketball: James Brown, King