- Graduated in May 2016
- Currently working towards MBA (emphasis on healthcare management)
- Three-time GLIAC All-Academic Excellence Team member
Civic Service & Leadership: 2016 AFCA Good Works Team member; President of Student-Athlete Advisory Committee at Ashland; Emergency room volunteer; Took part in mission trip to Navajo Nation in Window Rock, Ariz., helping with healthcare initiatives; Peer mentor; Works at Brethren Care Village nursing home for last four years; Assisted with coaching local junior high basketball teams and helping with various clinics.
NFF Scholar-Athlete of the Day, Presented by Fidelity
Each NFF Scholar-Athlete of the Day is selected from the 156 semifinalists for the 2016 William V. Campbell Trophy, presented by Fidelity Investments® and prominently displayed inside its official home at the New York Athletic Club. The award recognizes an individual as the absolute best football scholar-athlete in the nation and comes with a $25,000 postgraduate scholarship.
The NFF announced 12 finalists for the Campbell Trophy on Nov. 1, and each of them received an $18,000 postgraduate scholarship as a member of the NFF National Scholar-Athlete Class, presented by Fidelity Investments. Western Michigan quarterback Zach Terrell was awarded the 27th Campbell Trophy at the 59th NFF Annual Awards Dinner on Dec. 6.
Nominated by their schools, these outstanding individuals must be a senior or graduate student in their final year of eligibility; have a GPA of at least 3.2 on a 4.0 scale; have outstanding football ability as a first team player or significant contributor; and have demonstrated strong leadership and citizenship.