HUNTINGTON, Ind. – The National Association of the Intercollegiate Athletics (NAIA) announced today its 2013-14 Men’s Basketball Division II Daktronics Scholar-Athletes and among the list of honorees is Huntington University senior Shane Merryman.
Merryman, a two-time Scholar-Athlete recipient, hails from Fort Wayne, Ind. (Carroll HS) and was one of 134 players from around the country selected for this award. He will graduate in May with a degree in physical education.
In order to be nominated by an institution’s head coach or sports information director, a student-athlete must maintain a minimum grade point average of 3.5 on a 4.0 scale and must have achieved a junior academic status.