The Big South Conference has honored Liberty men's soccer player Daniel Darnell with the prestigious George A. Christenberry Award for Academic Excellence. The award is given to one male student-athlete and one female student-athlete who attain the highest GPA during their college careers and are graduates of a member institution during the past year (in case of ties, additional awards are provided).
Jul 20, 2006
Liberty junior Arlene Zelinskas has been named to the 2006 NCAA Division I U.S. Track and Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) Women's All-Academic Track and Field Team.
Kallie Corbin, an incoming freshman member of the Liberty University volleyball team, was recently honored with a "Renaissance Girl" scholarship at the Volleyball Festival in Reno, Nev.
Jul 21, 2006
Although the Liberty University football program is almost four weeks away from opening training camp to prepare for the 2006 season, the Athletics Department is already setting new football records in the area of season ticket sales, while membership in the Flames Club continues to grow at a rapid pace.
Jul 14, 2006
Former Liberty Flames soccer player Jonathan Burklo has signed a professional contract with the Cincinnati Kings of the United Soccer League.
Former Liberty Flames second baseman Michael Just has joined the River City Rascals of the independent Frontier League, signing a contract with the team this past weekend.
Jul 11, 2006
Liberty Flames outfielder Phillip Laurent has been named to the 2006 VaSID University Division All-State Baseball team for the second straight season, while teammates Michael Just and Chad Miller were selected to the second team as chosen by the Virginia College Sports Information Directors (VaSID).
Jul 10, 2006
Liberty's men's basketball player Larry Blair has been named to the Virginia Sports Information Directors (VaSID) first-team all-state men's basketball team, marking the second-straight year that Blair has been named to the all-state squad.
Jul 6, 2006