June 15, 2010
MARION, Ind. - The National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics (NAIA) released its 2010 Daktronics-NAIA Track and Field Scholar Athletes after the conclusion of the NAIA Outdoor Track and Field Championship meet. Six athletes from Dakota State had received this prestigious honor.
A total of 548 student-athletes were recognized by the NAIA for their work in the classroom. Student-athletes are nominated by their head coach and must maintain a minimum grade point average of 3.5 on a 4.0 scale and have achieved junior academic status to qualify.
The six Trojan athletes that received this award are (year in school - hometown - parents' name):
Nick Huntimer, Dakota State University Sports Information Director