Concordia St. Paul News

April 17, 2013

Concordia’s Ellie Duffy Receives Prestigious NSIC Kelly Award

The Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference (NSIC) has announced Concordia University, St. Paul’s Ellie Duffy (Fridley, Minn.) as the 2013 Willis R. Kelly Scholar-Athlete Award recipient. The Kelly Scholar-Athlete Award, in its 28th year, is presented to the NSIC’s top female student-athlete.

A senior majoring in math and biology, Duffy holds a 3.96 grade-point-average while playing volleyball for the Golden Bears. She joins Mary Slinger (2009) as the only student-athlete from Concordia to earn the Kelly Award.

Duffy also recently received the NCAA Postgraduate Scholarship.

Read more about Duffy’s academic honors, community involvement and athletic accomplishments here.