Over 300 Central Methodist University student athletes received awards and recognition for athletic accomplishments during the 2016-17 school year.

Central held its annual All-Sport Awards Ceremony on Thursday, April 27, during which many of the athletes were honored.

The following CMU students from local areas received awards and recognition:

Ryan Bennett, a criminal justice major from Eldon, who lettered in Men's Cross Country, and Men's Indoor and Outdoor Track.

Hayden Drace, an education and undeclared double major from Ulman , who lettered in Men's Basketball.

Logan Reed, a health sciences and pre-occuptnl therpy asst double major from Eldon, who lettered in Women's Indoor and Outdoor Track and Field.

CMU is a member of the Heart of America Athletic Association and the National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics, and offers 14 different athletic teams. For more information about athletics at CMU please visit www.cmueagles.com.