Midland earns most conference honors
spotlight top story

Midland earns most conference honors

  • Updated
{{featured_button_text}}

SIOUX CITY, Iowa – Midland University earned the most honors and recognition on both the 2020 Great Plains Athletic Conference Cheer and Dance All-Conference Teams announced recently.

There were six Warriors named the cheer team and nine named to the dance team.

Midland's DeMarquez Frazier, a junior from Minneapolis, was selected as the Hauff Mid-America Sports/GPAC Cheer Athlete-of-the-Year and Shaffrea Hopson, a sophomore from Olathe, Kan., was selected as the Dance Athlete-of-the-Year.

To be selected to the All-Conference teams the student-athletes needed to perform a set of skills as outlined by the NAIA Cheer and Dance Coaches' Handbook. A minimum score on these skills (as judged) was required for selection to the teams.

Mandi Maser from Concordia was named the Hauff Mid-America Sports/GPAC Cheer Coach-of-the-Year. Ashley Lyon from Doane was named the Hauff Mid-America Sports/GPAC Dance Coach-of-the-Year.

Alissa Fitgerald, Derrick Hobbs, Elisabeth Johnston, and Taylor Kvittem joined Frazier on the All-GPAC Cheer team.

Skylar Brooks, Logan Deahn, Sidney Howard, Taylor Jacobsen, Julianne Lewis, and Kaylee Meyer were named to the All-GPAC Dance first team along with Hopson. Cassidy Espeseth and Olivia Foster were both named honorable mentions.

Midland Cheer won the GPAC Championships recently the dance team finished as runner-up.

0
0
0
0
0

Be the first to know

* I understand and agree that registration on or use of this site constitutes agreement to its user agreement and privacy policy.

Related to this story

Most Popular

  • Updated

CRETE – Midland University’s men’s basketball team took care of business, and the ball, on Wednesday night to win its second straight game and…

COLUMBUS, Ohio - Two defensive players for the Ohio State University football team have been charged with rape, accusing them of participating in the sexual assault of a woman. Amir I. Riep, 21, and Jahsen L. Wint, 21, were charged late Tuesday by Columbus police with rape and kidnapping in warrants issued for their arrest. Riep is a 6-foot-1, 185-pound cornerback entering his senior season ...

  • Updated

CRETE – Midland University’s women’s basketball team pushed its winning streak to three games after a 70-65 decision over Doane University Wed…

Get up-to-the-minute news sent straight to your device.

Topics

News Alerts

Breaking News