ODAC Announces 2016-17 Sportsmanship Teams

ODAC Announces 2016-17 Sportsmanship Teams

240 STUDENT-ATHLETES HONORED

FOREST, Va. --- The Old Dominion Athletic Conference is pleased to announce the 2016-17 ODAC Sportsmanship Teams in each of the conference's 24 sponsored sports. The squads are comprised of a student-athlete selected by the coaches staffs of each team competing under the banner with all sports and schools fully represented.

"I am pleased that the conference recognizes student-athletes for their focus on fair play and sportsmanship," explained ODAC Commissioner Brad Bankston.  "The conference prides itself on positive sportsmanship and encouraging student-athletes to lead by example. Each one of the honorees has been selected by the coaches in recognition of their conduct in the arena.  My hat is off to these student-athletes - thanking them for the example they set for all of us."

The ODAC has a rich tradition in promoting fair play and good sportsmanship in each sport across the league.  The character of the conference's student-athletes on and off the field is a representation of not only the individuals and teams, but also the institutions they play for.

To view all 240 honored student-athletes recognized, click HERE (PDF sorted by sport).

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