SIOUX CITY, Iowa - The National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics (NAIA) has announced that 219 Division II women's basketball players have been named 2011 Daktronics-NAIA Scholar Athletes. Katie Bourk of Dakota State had received this prestigious honor for her third straight year.
Nominated by each institution's head coach, a student-athlete must maintain a minimum cumulative grade average of 3.5 on a 4.0 scale and have achieved junior academic status to qualify.
Katie is the daughter of Keith and Carrie Bourk of Blunt, S.D. She is a senior Physical Education major at Dakota State University.
Nick Huntimer, Dakota State University Sports Information Director