NORTH NEWTON, KAN. – Five Bethel College volleyball players received post-season honors from the Kansas Collegiate Athletic Conference (KCAC).
Athletic accolades for the Threshers in the 2015 season go to Ashley Dishon, senior from Horton, Emma Hilgenfeld, sophomore from Whitewater, Katie Neira, sophomore from San Antonio, Texas, and Amanda Ramsden, sophomore from Coquitlam, British Columbia, all named All-KCAC Honorable Mention.
Dishon, Hilgenfeld and Neira were All-KCAC in 2014 while Ramsden appears on the list for the first time.
In addition, Tia Goertzen, junior from Goessel, was named to the KCAC Champions of Character Team.
“Tia consistently provided leadership for the Threshers,” said head coach John Marble, “serving on the campus Champions of Character team and organizing the team Service Day project at Asbury Park [in Newton.]
“She was also the lead student for the fall blood drive and serves as a student ambassador [in Admissions].”
The NAIA Champions of Character program was designed to remind athletes, coaches and fans to act in relation to core values in all aspects of life. Champions of Character core values are integrity, respect, responsibility, sportsmanship and servant leadership.