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  • Thursday, Mar 23
    Bluefield at 16
    Hiwassee 7
  • Thursday, Mar 23
    Bluefield at 0
    Hiwassee 7
  • Yesterday
    Bluefield at 6
    Montreat 1
  • Yesterday
    Truett-McConnell at 10
    Union 4
  • Yesterday
    Truett-McConnell at 8
    Union 12
  • Yesterday
    St. Andrews at (7) 0
    Tennessee Wesleyan 14
  • Yesterday
    Bluefield at 4
    Montreat 3
  • Yesterday
    Point at (7) 5
    Milligan 0
  • Yesterday
    Bryan at 11
    Reinhardt 2
  • Yesterday
    Point at (7) 3
    Milligan 2
  • Today
    Bryan at 2
    Reinhardt 6
  • Today
    Bluefield at 12:00pm
    Montreat EST
  • Today
    Point at (9) 7
    Milligan 2
  • Today
    St. Andrews at 1
    Tennessee Wesleyan 7
  • Today
    Truett-McConnell at 4
    Union 13
  • Today
    Bryan at 9
    Reinhardt 0
  • Today
    St. Andrews at 3
    Tennessee Wesleyan 1
  • Today
    Tennessee Wesleyan  
    Day 1 - @ Tusculum Invitational
  • Today
    Union at 13th of 18
    Day 1 - Tusculum College Invitational
  • Thursday, Mar 23
    Hamilton College at  
    SCAD Atlanta  
  • Thursday, Mar 23
    Hamilton College at  
    SCAD Atlanta  
  • Thursday, Mar 23
    Hamilton College at  
    SCAD Atlanta  
  • Thursday, Mar 23
    Montreat at 8
    Greensboro College 1
  • Thursday, Mar 23
    University of Northwestern Ohio at 8
    Reinhardt 1
  • Thursday, Mar 23
    Milligan at 1
    Union 8
  • Yesterday
    Point at 3
    Tennessee Wesleyan 6
  • Today
    Point at 9
    Milligan 0
  • Today
    Berea College at 0
    Union 9
  • Today
    Reinhardt at 7
    Montreat 2
  • Yesterday
    Milligan at No Team Score
    Day 1 - NC State Raleigh Relays; Raleigh, N.C.
  • Yesterday
    Union at  
    Day 1 - Lindsey Wilson College Invitational
  • Yesterday
    Truett-McConnell at  
    Day 1 - Emory University Meet #2
  • Yesterday
    Reinhardt at  
    Day 1 - Emory Classic
  • Today
    St. Andrews at  
    Dr. Jack Toms Invitational (
  • Today
    Allen at  
    University of South Carolina
  • Today
    Milligan at No Team Score
    Day 2 - NC State Raleigh Relays; Raleigh, N.C.
  • Today
    Union at 4th of 9
    Day 2 - Lindsey Wilson College Invitational
  • Today
    Tennessee Wesleyan  
    University of Tennessee's Rust Buster Invitational
  • Today
    Truett-McConnell at  
    Day 2 - Emory University Meet #2
  • Today
    Reinhardt at  
    Day 2 - Emory Classic
  • Today
    Bryan at  
    Falcon Track & Field Classic
  • Today
    Milligan No Team Score
    Tennessee Rust Buster; Knoxville, Tenn.
  • Today
    Montreat at 11:00am
    Tennessee Rust Buster
  • Thursday, Mar 23
    Talladega College at 0
    St. Andrews 5
  • Thursday, Mar 23
    Point at 1
    Bryan 4
  • Thursday, Mar 23
    Point at 4
    Bryan 5
  • Thursday, Mar 23
    Talladega College at 5
    St. Andrews 3
  • Yesterday
    Georgia Gwinnett College at (6) 15
    Union 5
  • Yesterday
    Tennessee Wesleyan at 6
    Hiwassee College 1
  • Yesterday
    Tennessee Wesleyan at (8) 3
    Hiwassee College 2
  • Yesterday
    Montreat at (5) 1
    Reinhardt 9
  • Yesterday
    Georgia Gwinnett College at 9
    Union 5
  • Yesterday
    Montreat at 2
    Reinhardt 6
  • Today
    St. Andrews at Ppd.
    St. Augustine College  
  • Today
    Bryan at 8
    Columbia 0
  • Today
    Bryan at 4
    Columbia 0
  • Today
    St. Andrews at Ppd.
    St. Augustine College  
  • Today
    Truett-McConnell at 2:00pm
    Bluefield EST
  • Today
    Truett-McConnell at Game
    Bluefield 2
  • Today
    St. Andrews at 2:00pm
    Montreat EST
  • Today
    St. Andrews at Game
    Montreat 2
  • Thursday, Mar 23
    University of Northwestern Ohio at 7
    Reinhardt 2
  • Thursday, Mar 23
    Milligan at 6
    Union 3
  • Yesterday
    George Fox University at  
    SCAD Atlanta  
  • Yesterday
    Point at 0
    Tennessee Wesleyan 9
  • Today
    Point at 0
    Milligan 9
  • Today
    Berea College at 0
    Union 9
  • Today
    Columbia at 12:00pm
    Bluefield EST
  • Today
    Reinhardt at 9
    Montreat 0
  • Yesterday
    Milligan at No Team Score
    Day 1 - NC State Raleigh Relays; Raleigh, N.C.
  • Yesterday
    Truett-McConnell at  
    Day 1 - Emory University Meet #2
  • Yesterday
    Reinhardt at  
    Day 1 - Emory Classic
  • Today
    Allen at  
    University of South Carolina
  • Today
    Milligan at No Team Score
    Day 2 - NC State Raleigh Relays; Raleigh, N.C.
  • Today
    Truett-McConnell at  
    Day 2 - Emory University Meet #2
  • Today
    Reinhardt at  
    Day 2 - Emory Classic
  • Today
    Milligan No Team Score
    Tennessee Rust Buster; Knoxville, Tenn.
  • Today
    Bryan at  
    Falcon Track & Field Classic
  • Today
    St. Andrews at  
    Dr. Jack Toms Invitational (
  • Today
    Union at 2nd of 7
    Day 2 - Lindsey Wilson College Invitational
  • Today
    Montreat at 10:00am
    Wingate Invitational
  • Thursday, Mar 23
    Point at 13
    St. Andrews 8
  • Yesterday
    Reinhardt at 15
    Asbury 3
  • Today
    Madonna University at 2
    Asbury 15
  • Today
    Point at 13
    Montreat 6
  • Today
    Reinhardt at 10
    Cumberlands 4
  • Thursday, Mar 23
    SCAD Savannah at 23
    Asbury 3
  • Thursday, Mar 23
    Ave Marie University at 4:00pm
    Reinhardt EST
  • Thursday, Mar 23
    Point at 7
    St. Andrews 2
  • Thursday, Mar 23
    Hollins University at 18
    Montreat 9
  • Yesterday
    Keiser University at 11
    Asbury 10
  • Today
    Point at 19
    Montreat 5
  • Today
    Tennessee Wesleyan at 22
    Truett-McConnell 4
  • Today
    Reinhardt at 3:30pm
    Columbia EST
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Reinhardt University SCAD Atlanta St. Andrews University Tennessee Wesleyan College Truett-McConnell College Union College
Champions Of Character Winners

Nominations for the Champion of Character Male and Female Individual Awards are submitted by member institutions to the Chair of the Awards Nominating Committee by March 15. Nominations will be reviewed by the Committee and the top 2-3 nomination packages in each category will be sent to the member CEOs by April 10. CEOs may vote for one nominee in each category. All votes must be received by the Chair of the Awards Nominating Committee by May 1 to be considered. Award winners will be announced at the CAA/FAR Meeting in May.

Criteria for the Champion of Character Institutional Award:  Member institutions that participate in the NAIA Champions of Character Scorecard are automatically nominated. The member institution that scores the highest total number of points on the NAIA Scorecard will be declared the AAC Champion of Character Institution. The award winner will be announced at the Fall meeting of the CAA/FAR.

Criteria for the Champion of Character Male and Female Individual Awards: An AAC member institution can nominate any student-athlete who demonstrates the NAIA Champions of Character core values on and off the campus. Also, the school must  provide a description of the leadership role(s) played by the nominee in the campus athletic program and in the community.

 
Previous Winners
Year Institution Male Female
2016 TBD Penzi Kakoma - Truett-McConnell Lydia Nash - Union
2015 Columbia Jacob Simmons - Tennessee Wesleyan
Caleb Hardy - Truett-McConnell
Meagan Taylor - Truett-McConnell
2014 Columbia Jordan Lukacena - Montreat Rad Autukaite - Virginia Intermont
2013 Columbia Jonathan Adams - Reinhardt Kimberly Key - Tennessee Wesleyan
2012 Columbia Jared Nielsen - Montreat Ashley Grimm - Virginia Intermont
2011 Tennessee Wesleyan Benjamin Hall - Montreat Rachel Landry - Milligan
2010 Milligan Stephen Jackson - Montreat Erin Cross - Montreat
2009 Covenant David Villanueva - Bryan Leah Anderson - Milligan
Kryia Johnson - Covenant
2008 Covenant Daniel Nielson - Covenant
Thomas Nicholson - Montreat
Rebecca Sasser - Covenant
2007 Virginia Intermont Timothy Lewis - Montreat Christen Leigh Noel -Bryan
2006 Milligan Timothy Lewis - Montreat Ashley Edwards - Tennessee Wesleyan
2005 Virginia Intermont None Awarded Kendall Rainey - UVa-Wise
2004 UVa-Wise
Virginia Intermont
Ty Sanders - Virginia Intermont Jessica Stollings - King