MADISON, S.D. – The North Star Athletic Association (NSAA) is pleased to announce its Academic Scholar-Athletes for the 2016 spring academic season Friday, with a total of 440 student-athletes receiving recognition.
The 440 recipients, participating in men's and women's basketball, men's and women's wrestling, men's and women's golf, men's and women's track & field, softball and baseball were recognized for their outstanding achievement in the classroom and on the playing field.
To be eligible for the NSAA Academic Scholar-Athlete, a student-athlete must achieve a cumulative grade point average (GPA) of 3.25 on a 4.0 scale.
Dickinson State (N.D.) recorded 46 scholar-athletes.
For a complete listing of the 2016 NSAA Spring Sports Scholar-Athletes, click here.
Nick Huntimer, North Star Athletic Association Sports Information Director