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.
Taylor Moncrief - University of Mount Olive
As a junior, Taylor Moncrief earned First-Team All-Conference honors in the high jump, Second-Team All-Conference in the triple jump, and Third-Team All-Conference in the long jump. A triple-threat on the track and a high-achiever in the classroom, the Jacksonville, N.C. native carried a 3.852 GPA as a psychology major. A 2019 Conference Carolinas Leadership forum participant, Moncrief was named to the Conference Carolinas Academic-All Conference team and Presidential Honor Roll. Also named Conference Carolinas Winter Scholar-Athlete earlier this year, Moncrief has been a key team member of the Conference Carolinas Indoor and Outdoor championship team.