Falcons News · UTZ AND WHEELER EARN NAIA CHAMPIONS OF CHARACTER AWARD


The National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics (NAIA) announced their Champions of Character awards at the annual awards luncheon on Mon., May 6 at the downtown Marriott hotel.  32 high school student-athletes across Kansas City were honored that embody the NAIA’s five core values of Integrity, Respect, Responsibility, Sportsmanship, and Servant Leadership.  Staley cross country and track student-athlete Preston Wheeler and Falcon volleyball player Lexi Utz were chosen based on the way they demonstrate these value throughout their daily lives.  Congratulations!