WSC's Mickey Doerr Repeats As Capital One Academic All-American
Posted: 26 June, 2013
WAYNE - Mickey Doerr of Wayne State College has been selected to the 2013 Capital One Academic All-America Division II Men’s Track/Cross Country Team released this morning and selected by the College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA).
Doerr received Second Team All-American honors, marking the second straight year that he has been named Academic All-American after earning Third Team recognition last season as a sophomore.
Doerr, a junior from Bloomfield, Nebraska (Bloomfield HS), recorded a perfect 4.00 grade point average majoring in history and science education. A sprinter on the Wildcat men’s track and field team, Doerr placed a season-best second in the 200 meter dash at the Mount Marty Twilight Meet with a time of 22.76 seconds. He also had season-best times of 11.41 seconds in the 100 meter dash (UNL Pre Drake Meet) and 51.55 seconds in the 400 meter dash at the Nebraska Invite. Doerr also ran a leg on the 4 x 400 meter relay team that finished seventh at the NSIC Outdoor Championships.
To be eligible for Academic All-America consideration, a student-athlete must be a varsity starter or key reserve, maintain a cumulative grade point average of 3.30 on a scale of 4.00, have reached sophomore athletic and academic standings at his/her current institution and be nominated by his/her sports information director.
Since the program’s inception in 1952, CoSIDA has bestowed Academic All-America honors on more than 19,000 student-athletes in Divisions I, II, III and NAIA, covering all NCAA championship sports.