Morrill was one of five Ute volleyball players honored.
Aug. 13, 2003
SALT LAKE CITY - Five Utah volleyball players -- Brenda Beal, Kelsie Kartchner, Jackie Morrill, Sylva Strzinkova and Kim Turner -- have been named Mountain West Conference Scholar Athletes for the 2002-03 academic year.
The Scholar-Athlete Award is the most prestigious academic award given by the Mountain West Conference. The award is presented to student-athletes who have completed at least two semesters or three quarters at the certifying institution, have earned at least a 3.5 cumulative grade point average and have competed in at least one varsity contest.
The honorees, along with their year, grade-point average and major, are:
Brenda Beal Senior 3.55 Elementary Education Kelsie Kartchner Sophomore 3.59 Exercise and Sport Science Jackie Morrill Junior 3.55 Elementary Education Sylva Strzinkova Senior 3.64 Political Science Kim Turner Junior 3.65 Elementary Education