Notre Dame Soccer | Mar. 12, 2014 | Notre Dame Athletics
NOTRE DAME, Ind. - Two Notre Dame senior soccer players, Harrison Shipp and Elizabeth Tucker, who helped lead their teams to national championships during their respective collegiate careers, are each the recipient of one of the NCAA's most prestigious honors -- an NCAA postgraduate scholarship. Shipp and Tucker are the 51st and 52nd Irish student-athletes to win the award.
The NCAA postgraduate scholarships are one-time, non-renewable educational grants of $7,500. Fifty-eight student-athletes -- 29 men and 29 women -- are recipients from the fall season. Annually, the NCAA awards 174 postgraduate scholarships to 87 men and 87 women for fall, winter and spring sports.