NEWTON, Mass. -- For the second straight year, the Mount Ida Colllege Athletic Department is excited to present "The Mighty Awards," a celebration of the Student-Athlete. This year's ceremony will be held on Sunday, May 1st at 5:30 pm at Mount Ida Athletic Center.
Student-athletes, faculty, staff and parents of student-athletes will be invited to attend The Mighty Awards, which will feature visual presentations to recap the 2015-16 season and presentations from each head coach as they name their Most Valuable and Most Improved Players.
Representatives from Mount Ida Student Athlete Advisory Committee (SAAC) will also present the acclaimed "Mighty Awards", developed to recognize individaul and team achievements and voted on by the student-athletes of SAAC themselves.
Finally, members of the athletic administration will present department-wide awards, including the ECAC Merit Award, Scholar-Athlete, and Male and Female Athlete of the Year.
Following the ceremony, student-athletes and their families are invited to the Mount Ida dining commons for dinner. Student-atheltes will use thieir meal plans and parents will pay the standard dinner rate for entry. RSVPs are requested for the dinner and can be made from the invitations sent to families for The Mighty Awards.
Student-athletes are asked to dress formally for the event, and doors will open for seating and photos at 5:00 pm.