Five DSU Men’s Runners Named NAIA Scholar-Athletes
*Featured Photo Courtesy Of: Dakota State University

The NAIA released the 2022 Daktronics-NAIA Men’s Cross Country Scholar-Athletes on Thursday, and Dakota State has five honorees on the list. 

The five Trojan honorees listed on the 2022 Daktronics-NAIA Men’s Cross Country Scholar-Athletes are Jacob Dundas, Dylan Hilger, Joshua Krull, Taylor Myers, and Evan Slominski.

The 2022 list features 467 student-athletes that achieved at least a 3.5 cumulative GPA at their institution. 

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, must appear on the eligibility certificate for the sport and have attended one full year at the institution.

The Trojans Men’s Cross Country team raced in the NAIA Championships earlier today, and placed 33rd overall out of the 34 teams to run the race in Tallahassee, Florida.