Mason Earns CoSIDA Track and Field Academic All-District Honor

From Sports Information Director, June 2, 2011 | Men's Track & Field
by Dan Lukes, dan.lukes@snc.edu, (920) 403-4077

DE PERE - St. Norbert College senior David Mason has earned mention on the Capitol One Academic All-District V track and field/cross country teams, presented by the College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA). Mason was a second-team honoree.

Mason, a De Pere native and a graduate of West De Pere High School, holds a 3.93 grade point average with majors in economics and business administration. Mason has run on the school's 4x400-meter relay team throughout his collegiate career and helped the Green Knights to a second-place team finish at this year's MWC Outdoor Championship. He has earned campus awards given to the top economics and top finance student, and was also a teaching assistant.

To be eligible for national or regional selection, a student-athlete must be a varsity starter or key reserve, maintain a cumulative grade point average of 3.30 on a scale of 4.0, have reached sophomore athletic and academic standing at his current institution and be nominated by his sports information director. The Academic All-America team is selected after All-District teams are picked from eight geographic regions nationally. District V's College Division encompasses Wisconsin, Illinois, Indiana and Minnesota schools belonging to NCAA Division II, III or NAIA affiliations.