Post-Graduate Scholarships

Tennessee Tech University
NCAA Post Graduate Scholarship

Nominees, Finalsts and Winners



The Tennessee Tech University Athletic Department has produced a long list of outstanding student-athletes who have compiled the rare credentials needed to be nominated for the prestigious NCAA Post Graduate Scholarship. From that list, a total of 15 have been selected as finalists for the award and six have received the honor. Listed  below are those Tech student-athletes who have been nominated, selected as finalists, and won the award.

Year  Sport
Student-Athlete
GPA
Scholarship
Result 
1979-80 Rifle Rod Fitz-Randolph
3.62
WINNER
1980-81  Rifle Wayne Dellinger
3.79
WINNER
1980-81
Basketball
Patrick Kannapel
3.37
Nominee
1981-82  Basketball  Jerilynn Harper
3.32
WINNER
1981-82
Rifle
Kurt Fitz-Randolph
3.83
WINNER
1985-86
Rifle
Janice Schuler
3.87
Nominee
1985-86
Rifle
Jesse Johnston
3.42
Nominee
1986-87
Baseball
Kevin Kalen
3.50
Nominee
1986-87
Football
Joel Chandler
3.60
Finalist
1986-87
Baseball
Derek Lane
3.70
Finalist
1987-88
Golf
Jim Cornelius
3.89
Nominee
1987-88
Football
Clark Richey
3.73
Finalist
1989-90
Baseball
Stephen Arnette
3.80
Nominee
1990-91
Basketball
Cecilia Ramsey
3.57
Nominee
1991-92
Basketball
Dana Scott
3.34
Nominee
1993-94  Tennis Lori Robbins
3.66
Nominee
1995-96
CC/Track
Dena Adams
3.90
Finalist
1997-98
Volleyball
Rachel Melchiorre
3.86
Finalist
1997-98
Football
Jeff Norman
3.32
Nominee
1999-00
Basketball
Colin Carmichael
3.96
Finalist
1999-00
Basketball
Diane Seng
3.83
WINNER
2001-02 Basketball
Misty Garrett
3.49
Nominee
2001-02
Basketball
Janet Holt
3.57
Finalist
2001-02
Football
Grant Swallows
3.58
WINNER
2002-03
Softball
LeeAnne Mongar
3.69
Finalist
2003-04
Soccer
Alexis Boyd
3.87
Nominee
2004-05
CC/Track
Stephanie Ward
3.95
Nominee
2005-06
Volleyball
Anne Morrow
3.95
Finalist