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Four Cats Receive Academic Nods
By: Arizona Athletics
Release: October 07, 2013
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LOUISVILLE, Ky. – Four Wildcats were rewarded for the work in the classroom, the NFCA announced Monday. Chelsea Suitos, Kelsey Rodriguez, Kenzie Fowler and Nancy Bowling were named 2012-13 NFCA All-America Scholar Athletes.

The award is bestowed upon any player submitted by a member coach who achieved a 3.50 grade point average or higher during the 2012-13 academic year.  The honor marks the second component of the Association’s academic award program. 

Rodriguez (4.00 GPA), Suitos (3.89), Bowling (3.53) and Fowler (3.50) were each recognized for the efforts.

For a complete listing of all 2012-13 NFCA All-America Scholar-Athletes, please visit the official divisional breakdowns at

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