February 6, 2014
MADISON, S.D. – Twenty-one Dakota State University (S.D.) student-athletes were named to the first-ever Fall Sports Academic North Star Scholar-Athlete honors, announced Thursday by the North Star Athletic Association (NSAA).
To be eligible for recipient to the Academic North Star Scholar-Athlete, a student-athlete must achieved a cumulative grade point average (GPA) of 3.25 on a 4.0 scale.
A total of nine DSU volleyball student-athletes, seven Trojan Football student-athletes and five DSU cross country runners were named to the inaugural Academic North Star Scholar-Athlete.
Below is a complete list of the fall 2014 Academic North Star Scholar-Athletes:
Sioux Falls, S.D.
Port Angeles, Wash.
New Ulm, Minn.
Clear Lake, S.D.
Dakota Dunes, S.D.
Women's Cross Country
Forest City, Iowa
Men's Cross Country
Dakota City, Neb.
Nick Huntimer, Dakota State University Sports Information Director