High Point, N.C. – Conference Carolinas is proud to announce the 2019 Spring Scholar Athletes of the Year, as voted on by the Student-Athlete Affairs Committee. This prestigious award is presented annually to one student-athlete in each sport for recognition of their outstanding performance both on the field and in the classroom.
Austin Dixon - North Greenville University
Team captain for the Crusaders' men's lacrosse team, Austin Dixon earned Second-Team All-Conference honors as a junior this season. With 32 goals, 13 assists, 27 ground balls, and 41% shooting, the Simpsonville, S.C. native was a key team player on the field. Dixon also excelled in the classroom, carrying a 3.76 GPA as a health science major to earn Academic All-Conference honors this season. Demonstrating high levels of success both athletically and academically, Dixon has been named Conference Carolinas Spring Scholar Athlete of the Year for men's lacrosse.