157 Student-Athletes Honored at 3rd Annual Honors Banquet and Awards Ceremony
More than 200 Missouri State student-athletes earn academic distinction
More than 200 student-athletes achieve a 3.0 GPA or higher during fall 2012 semester
Bears extend home shutout streak to 587 minutes
Bears tie a season high with 19 shots in the match
At Missouri State: Stewart is a crafty midfielder looking for playing time in her first season with the Bears.
Background: Stewart lettered all four seasons for head coach Ed Dudley's Marian Crusaders. She won a Nebraska state title her senior year at MHS and was a second-team all-state honoree. She was a team captain and earned second-team all-metro accolades after her squad's metro title. She led her team to the district title in each of her first three seasons at Marian High. She was an all-state honorable mention honoree for the state quarterfinalists as a junior. Her sophomore season, she led the Crusaders to a state title and a 17-3 record overall. As a freshman, she helped her team reach the state semifinals. Stewart led her club team, Toro Bravo, to the Nebraska State Cup Championship for four straight seasons. In her five seasons with Toro Bravo, the team has racked up 118 victories.
Personal: Stewart is the daughter of Jay and Tina Stewart and was born January 6, 1994. Her cousin, Danielle Koch Finley, was a swimmer at Missouri State in the early 2000's. She is majoring in criminology at MSU.