Linklater, Fiedler Named Belmont Student-Athletes of the Month for April

Linklater, Fiedler Named Belmont Student-Athletes of the Month for April

NASHVILLE, Tenn. - - Belmont freshman track and field athlete Jilian Linklater (Lake Orion, Michigan) and senior men’s track and field athlete Matt Fiedler (LaGrange, Illinois) have been named Belmont Student-Athletes of the Month for April 2011.

Belmont University Athletics Student-Athlete of the Month honorees are nominated by faculty, staff coaches and athletic administration, based on the following criteria:

  • Effort and Excellence in Academics
  • Effort and Excellence in Athletics
  • Dedication to Team
  • Leadership
  • Integrity
  • Campus Involvement
  • Community Service
  • Ability to serve as a role model for current and future Belmont students and student-athletes

In the two year existence of the award, Linklater is the third women’s cross country/track and field to earn the award, while Fiedler is the fourth men’s cross country/track and field athlete to be honored.

Jilian Linklater -- Female Student-Athlete of the Month -- April 2011

Matt Fiedler -- Male Student-Athlete of the Month -- April 2011 

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