Student-athletes must be a sophomore, junior or senior academically and maintain a 3.25 grade-point-average to be eligible for the award.
Chaffin, a senior from Mt. Juliet, , holds a 3.84 GPA in health and human performance, while Wagner, a sophomore from Franklin, carries a 3.76 GPA and is undecided on her major.
For the men, Midgett, a sophomore from White House, holds a 3.59 in art & design and Stewart, a senior from Gladeville, has a 3.35 in nursing.
A total of 45 women and 29 men from 11 institutions were honored by the conference office.