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The Senior CLASS Award

recognizes the CIAA's top senior men's and women's student-athletes. In addition to the core requirement that a candidate be an NCAA Division II CIAA senior in men's or women's student-athlete, the award winner will be selected based on personal qualities that define a complete student-athlete. These areas of excellence are defined by the four Cs:

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Winston-Salem State’s Hailey Gipson and Fayetteville State’s Greg Brooks Named 2021-22 Lowe’s CIAA Senior CLASS Award Winners

Feb 26, 2022

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (February 26, 2022) – Women’s basketball player Hailey Gipson of Winston-Salem State University and men’s football player Greg Brooks of Fayetteville State University have been selected as winners of the 2021-22 Lowe’s CIAA Senior CLASS Award® as the conference’s top all-around senior student-athletes.

An acronym for Celebrating Loyalty and Achievement for Staying in School®, the award recognizes student-athletes throughout the conference who excel both on and… Read More

Fan Voting Opens for 2021-22 Lowe’s CIAA Senior CLASS Award

Jan 11, 2022

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (January 11, 2022) – Fan voting for the 2021-22 Lowe’s CIAA Senior CLASS Award candidates is now open. Fans are encouraged to visit http://www.lowesciaasca.com to vote for their favorites among the 24 candidates from now through February 10, 2022. At the end of the voting period, fan votes will be combined with those of CIAA coaches and media to determine award winners.

The Lowe’s CIAA Senior CLASS Award®, which focuses on… Read More

Men’s and Women’s Candidates Announced for the 2021-22 Lowe’s CIAA Senior CLASS Award

Dec 02, 2021

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (December 2, 2021) – Twenty-four Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association (CIAA®) men’s and women’s student-athletes who excel both on and off the field were unveiled as candidates for the 2021-22 Lowe’s CIAA Senior CLASS Award®. An acronym for Celebrating Loyalty and Achievement for Staying in School®, the Senior CLASS Award recognizes the total student-athlete and encourages student leaders to use their platform in athletics to positively impact their communities.

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Lincoln’s Brown & Virginia Union’s Barkley Named 2020-21 Lowe’s CIAA Senior CLASS Award Winner

May 20, 2021

Women’s basketball standout Bryanna Brown of Lincoln University and men’s golfer Alkin Barkley of Virginia Union University have been selected as winners of the 2020-21 Lowe’s CIAA Senior CLASS Award® as the conference’s top all-around senior student-athletes.

An acronym for Celebrating Loyalty and Achievement for Staying in School®, the award recognizes student-athletes throughout the conference who excel both on and off the field of play. The award’s attributes are centered… Read More