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Track & Field - Fri, May 26, 2017

May 26, 2017

NAIA PRESS RELEASE:  Women's - Men's

KANSAS CITY, Mo. – The National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics (NAIA) announced Friday that 316 men's and 467 women's indoor & outdoor track & field student-athletes have been named 2017 Daktronics-NAIA Scholar-Athletes. 

Dakota State (S.D.) have a total five recipients that earned this prestigious academic honor from the NAIA national office.

In order to be nominated by an institution's head coach or sports information director, a student-athlete must maintain a minimum grade point average of 3.5 on a 4.0 scale and must have achieved junior academic status.

The five Dakota State University track & field athletes that are listed on the national academic honor list (name, year, parents' name, hometown, major at Dakota State):

  • Michael Carson – Senior – Tom and Tammy Carson – Dakota City, Neb. – Cyber Operations – Two-time Daktronics-NAIA Track & Field Scholar-Athlete
  • Kylie Martin – Senior – Douglas and Janet Martin – Dakota Dunes, S.D. – Exercise Science – Two-time Daktronics-NAIA Track & Field Scholar-Athlete
  • Victoria Sopko – Fifth-Year Senior – Jason and Emily Sopko – Forest City, Iowa – Elementary Education – Three-time Daktronics-NAIA Track & Field Scholar-Athlete
  • BreeAna Olson – Senior – DaNeil Olson – Nunda, S.D. – Physical Education
  • Breanna Adsit – Junior – Dave and Deb Adsit – Gillette, Wyo. – Cyber Operations

Nick Huntimer, Dakota State University Sports Information Director

 
 
 
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