K-P grad Bailey earns character award

Monday, May 9, 2022
Alli Bailey

DUBUQUE ó Allison Bailey, a 2017 graduate of Kingsley-Pierson, was awarded the Wendt Character Athlete of the Year Award at the University of Dubuque 2022 Honors Convocation.

Bailey has been a member of the University of Dubuque Spartans basketball team since her transfer in 2019.

The Wendt Character Athlete of the Year Award is presented annually to one female and male athlete who demonstrate qualities of excellent moral character, good sportsmanship, and the virtues of integrity as characterized by truthfulness, honesty, and stewardship; justice as characterized by treating all people fairly, respecting diversity, and practicing Christian love; and compassion as characterized by living the Golden Rule in service of others.

The male and female athletes are selected by coaches and the director of athletics.

Bailey graduated from the University of Dubuque on April 30 with a Bachelorís Degree in Criminal Justice.

After graduation, she will begin her career in law enforcement with the Dubuque Police Department.

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