Positively Promoting the Student Athlete Since 1992

MVNU Lands Trio of Academic All-American Honors for CL

AUSTIN, Texas – The Crossroads League recently collected three more CoSIDA Academic All-American awards, with all three of the honored student-athletes hailing from Mount Vernon Nazarene University.

MVNU’s Kyle Matern was the CL’s lone representative on the CoSIDA NAIA Academic All-American Softball Team, while Aaron Saal and Jake Glover of the Cougars represented the Crossroads League on the CoSIDA NAIA Academic All-American Baseball Team.

CoSIDA Academic All-America honors are voted on by CoSIDA members from around the nation. To be eligible for the prestigious honor, student-athletes must be selected as First-Team Academic All-District recipients, after being nominated by their institution’s Sports Information Department.

2021 CoSIDA NAIA Baseball and Softball Academic All-American Recipients

Crossroads League Softball
Kylee Matern, Mount Vernon Nazarene (Second-Team)

Crossroads League Baseball
Aaron Saal, Mount Vernon Nazarene (First-Team)
Jake Glover, Mount Vernon Nazarene (Second-Team)