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.
Sadie Michael - University of Mount Olive
Hailing from Sherwood Park, Canada, Sadie Michael wrapped up a stellar senior year on the University of Mount Olive's women's lacrosse team as the Defensive Player of the Year. Earning First Team All-Conference honors, Michael led the Trojans in caused turnovers per game (2.68) to be ranked second in the conference and sixth in Division II. With 63 ground balls, Michael also ranked second in the league in that category. A member of the Conference Carolinas tournament runner-up team, Michael achieved excellence both on the field and in the classroom this season. A biology major with a 3.343 GPA, Michael was named to the Conference Carolinas Academic All-Conference team and Presidential Honor Roll.