Foresters earn post-season honors

The National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics (NAIA) has announced the cross country Daktronics All-America Scholar-Athlete awards for the 2007-08 season with two Foresters among the list of honorees.

Senior Ashley Buck (Fort Wayne, IN, Homestead HS) and junior Nick Johnson (Huntington, IN, Huntington North HS) received NAIA All-America Scholar-Athlete honors. Recipients of the award must have at least a junior academic standing and a minimum cumulative grade point average of 3.5.

At the NAIA National Cross Country Championship, Nick Johnson also was recognized as a Champion of Character. The award is presented to athletes who exemplify the NAIA Champions of Character core values of respect, responsibility, integrity, servant leadership and sportsmanship in their athletic endeavors.


Heather Barkley
Director of Communications
Joanne Green
Sports Information Director