Elizabeth Frye, 2010 graduate of Mount Vernon High School, was recently named to the Delta State University’s President List of Delta Scholars. She is majoring in Elementary Education with concentrations in Special Ed and Reading maintaining over a 3.8 GPA to receive this honor.
Frye, a former member of the Mount Vernon swim team also swims for Delta State University, Lady Statesmen. She was named to the 2013 NSISC All Academic team for the third straight year. Delta State University was also the host of the NSISC Conference Championship which includes the teams of Drury University, Bellarmine, Missouri S&T, Henderson State and Quachita Baptist. The DSU Lady Statesmen won the 2013 conference championship for the first time in 12 years. Frye placed second in the 1650 free and also the 800 free relay team. She also swam in the 500 free and the 1000 free placing 8th in each. Two of her times qualified for National “B” cut times.