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Kirby Sewell Receives the Fitness and Sport Management Award


Williamsburg, Ky. - On Monday April 25, University of the Cumberlands (UC) held their annual Honors Day Convocation. The program honors students, faculty, and staff for their achievements during the academic school year. One of the honored students was Kirby Sewell (Corbin, KY) who was presented with the 2011 Fitness and Sport Management (FSM) Award.

Kirby, the daughter of Mark and Karen Soles; wife of Cory Sewell, has a 57 hour area of concentration in FSM which is an interdisciplinary focus in Exercise and Sport Science and Business.

While at UC, Kirby has received Mid-South Conference Academic All-Conference for softball and cheerleading, the NAIA Champion of Character Award, and the Christian Leadership Scholarship.

Upon graduation, Kirby plans to enter the medical field and one day own/manage a gymnastic facility.