The scholarship is a one-time grant of $7,500 to use toward postgraduate studies, and rewards student-athletes for their athletic and academic achievements, as well as campus involvement, community service, volunteer activities and demonstrated leadership.
recently completed his career on the diamond, helping the Huskers to three
NCAA Regionals during his career. As a senior, he hit .272 with seven homers
and 29 RBIs, ranking second on the team in both homers and walks. He appeared
in 169 games as a Husker, belting 12 homers and driving in 72 runs during his
career. Off the field, Sullivan graduated in May with a 3.78 GPA in finance.
He was a three-time academic All-Big 12 pick and first-team CoSIDA
Academic All-District VII honoree in 2008. Sullivan was a member of
the Student-Athlete Advisory Committee for four seasons and was active
in NU's Life Skills program.
Sullivan is the second Husker baseball
player to receive an NCAA Postgraduate Scholarship, as Daniel Bruce was a
recipient in 2005. This the second postgraduate scholarship Sullivan
received, as he also received the Dr. Prentice Gautt Postgraduate Scholarship
from the Big 12 Conference.
Sullivan Earns NCAA Postgraduate Scholarship
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