Volleyball - Wed, Jan. 26, 2005
Mt. Pleasant, Iowa - Sarah Mitalovich (Bowling Green, Mo./John Wood CC), a senior middle blocker on the Saint Xavier University volleyball team, was named a 2004-05 National Association of Intercollegiate Athletic (NAIA) Region VII Academic Scholar-Athlete Wednesday by the regional office. She has a perfect 4.0 grade-point average at SXU and is pursuing a degree in biology.

Mitalovich played in 33 of the Cougars' 45 matches last fall. She finished the season with 15 kills, nine blocks and 20 digs. Saint Xavier finished the 2004 season with an overall record of 8-37 and finished seventh in the conference with a record of 3-6.