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7 Dawson Community College hoopsters earn academic awards

Posted at 5:29 PM, May 09, 2018
and last updated 2018-07-06 09:38:19-04

GLENDIVE – The Dawson Community College men’s basketball program had a very successful season on the court, but also excelled in the classroom. Seven players were honored as academic all-Conference for maintaining a GPA of above 3.0:

– Simon Falokun
– Brent Finn
– Travon Hamilton
– Fernando Lopez
– David Shepard
– Tyler Tanner
– Bret Vester

“I’m really proud of this group for the effort they put into their academic work,” said DCC head coach Joe Peterson. “College basketball can be very demanding so it is crucial to devote the time necessary to do well in class. They embody what it means to be a student-athlete.”