Bison named to Summit League Academic All-League Team
NDSUs womens track and field team led The Summit League with four selections to Academic All-League Team for the 2013 indoor season. Katie Johnson, Brittany Page, Ashley Tingelstad and Brecca Wahlund represented NDSU.
Johnson is a public relations and advertising major with a 3.98 GPA. She was the league runner-up in the shot put and took fourth in the weight throw at the indoor championships.
Page, an exercise science major with a 4.00 GPA, finished second in the 400 meter race and fifth in the 200 meter event at the conference meet. She also led off the Bison 4x400 meter relay team that captured the league crown.
Tingelstad has a 3.57 GPA in human development and family science. She won the 400 meter title, took third in the 200 meter race and ran a leg for the winning NDSU 4x400 meter relay team.
Wahlund, an exercise science major with a 3.82 GPA, came in fourth in the 3,000 meter race at the league meet.
NDSU is recognized as one of the nation's top 108 public and private universities by the Carnegie Commission on Higher Education.