VANCOUVER, Wash. - The National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics (NAIA) announced Friday that 159 men's and 296 women's cross country student-athletes have been named to 2011 Daktronics-NAIA Scholar-Athletes.
Student-athletes are nominated by their institution's head coach and must maintain a minimum grade point average of 3.5 on a 4.0 scale and must have achieved a junior academic status in order to qualify for the honor.
Three Dakota State University cross country runners had been named to this prestigious honor. They are:
Nick Huntimer, Dakota State University Sports Information Director