PORTSMOUTH – Bryan Sharkey (SR/Bedford, Ohio) has been named an NAIA Scholar-Athlete for the Shawnee State baseball team as announced by national officials. To be eligible for this honor, a student-athlete must be in at least junior academic standing and hold a GPA of 3.50 or higher. That student-athlete must have also been enrolled for one full year at their present institution.
Sharkey earns the award in his first season eligible after transferring from Lakeland Community College before the start of his junior season. Sharkey is majoring in Exercise Science at Shawnee State. He becomes the ninth different player in program history to earn this honor and the first since the 2010 season.