DePauw's Academic Reputation Attracts HS Volleyball Standout

DePauw's Academic Reputation Attracts HS Volleyball Standout

May 1, 2005

erin cunningham.jpgMay 1, 2005, Greencastle, Ind. - "Frankfort senior Erin Cunningham has achieved success in the classroom and on the volleyball court. Those two things have led [her] to choose DePauw University as the place to go," begins an article in Indiana's Frankfort Times. "I went on a visit and just absolutely loved the campus and loved the school," Cunningham tells the newspaper. "I really like the academic reputation the school has."

The story notes that Cunningham is considering majoring in biology. Her high school coach, Heather Hayes, says Cunningham "offered our team incredible leadership. We had some younger girls on the team and I volleyball.jpgthink they were a little more passive and afraid to vocalize. I think (Cunningham) provided that for the team. She was very supportive and worked hard." The coach adds, "Erin is a smart player. I think her intelligence definitely carried over to the volleyball court."

Read the complete text at the newspaper's Web site.