Marshall honoring six seniors Sunday
Number increased by 50 percent from 2014-15
Marshall places third-most student-athletes on list among league schools
@HerdSB with program high 10 players with 3.50 GPA or better
Recipients maintain cumulative grade point averages of 3.0 or better
2016 Conference USA Academic Medalist
2016 Conference USA Commissioner’s Honor Roll
Appeared in one game March 23 vs. Radford as a pinch hitter ... A representative for the Student Athlete Advisory Committee ... Became the eighth player in program history to receive the Conference USA Academic Medal for a GPA of 3.75 or higher more than once ... A four-time member of the Conference USA Commissioner’s Honor Roll ... Named a NFCA All-America Scholar Athlete three times ... Graduated with a degree in Marketing.
2015 NFCA All-America Scholar Athlete
2015 Conference USA Commissioner’s Honor Roll
Voted Team Captain by her teammates ... Earned one at-bat in three games played as a pinch-hitter ... Was hit-by-pitch at FIU March 7th.
2014 NFCA All-America Scholar Athlete
2014 Conference USA Commissioner’s Honor Roll
Played a total of 5 games ... Walked 2 times in 3 at bats ... Recorded 1st career walk vs Delaware on February 22.
2013 NFCA All-America Scholar Athlete
2013 Conference USA Academic Medal
2013 Conference USA Commissioner’s Honor Roll
Appeared in three games ... Was hit-by-pitch vs Northern Kentucky April 10.
High School: Dawes led Tippecanoe High School in triples and extra base hits her senior season, while hitting .450 at the plate and posting a .539 on-base percentage ... the first-team All-Central Buckeye Selection helped her high school reach the 2011 Ohio state final four ... four-time all-conference first team selection ... selected first team all-metro in 2011 and 2012 ... named rookie of the year in 2009 ... Dawes was a three time All-Academic Team member and All-District selection ... actively involved in student government and FCA ... earned the Red Devil Award for leadership and ability in 2012.
Personal: Born Sept. 10, 1993 to parents Bob and Lisa ... step-father is Art ... has six siblings ... Addie (24), Alicia (22), Logan (19), Ashley (16), Tyler (16) and Landon (7) ... major is marketing.