Knight selected for NCAA CLASS award

Araya Jackson

Georgia Southern University senior guard Anna Claire Knight was recently listed as a candidate for the women’s collegiate basketball 2014-15 Senior CLASS (Celebrating Loyalty and Achievement for Staying in School) Award.

This award exemplifies the achievement of 30 NCAA women players, both on and off the court. In order to qualify, an athlete must be classified as a Division 1 senior player and display outstanding performance in four areas of excellence: community, classroom, character and competition.

Knight holds a 3.82 GPA in sports management, was a three-time member of the Southern Conference Academic Honor Roll and is the only women selected from the Sun Belt Conference for this award.

The Senior CLASS Award winners will be announced during the 2015 NCAA Men’s Final Four and NCAA Women’s Final Four.