Concordia St. Paul News

February 10, 2014

Volleyball Team Honored for National Girls and Women in Sports Day

The seven-time defending national champion Concordia University volleyball team was honored this past Wednesday, February 5 at the Minnesota State Capitol as a part of National Girls and Women in Sports Day. The Golden Bears received the Minnesota Milestone Award along with the University of Minnesota Golden Gophers women’s hockey team.

Some of Minnesota’s most inspiring and influential student-athletes, coaches and athletic leaders were recognized at the award ceremony. The ceremony honored 17 individuals and two programs received awards in six separate categories. Award recipients are nominated by schools, community organizations, recreation centers, and amateur and professional sports organizations.

Visit for a complete list of honorees.