MADISON, S.D. - The Association of Independent Institutions (A.I.I.) has selected Dakota State's Andy Coy as its Male Athlete of the Week honor, announced on Monday morning.
Coy, a senior from Hill City, S.D., finished as the runner-up in the 1000-meters race at the NAIA Indoor Track and Field Nationals on March 2. He won his semifinals heat in a time of two minutes and 28.25 seconds, before finishing second in the finals with a time of 2:28.00. Coy was just .07 seconds short of claiming the title.
Coy earned his fourth straight NAIA Indoor Track & Field All-American honor and his sixth overall NAIA All-American status in his stellar track career at Dakota State.
Andy is the son of Rusty and Cindy Coy. He is majoring in Biology at Dakota State University.
Nick Huntimer, Dakota State University Sports Information Director