The NSAA has announced the student recipients of the Winter 2015 Nebraska Chiropractic Physicians Association Academic All-State Awards.
Each year the NSAA and the NCPA recognize students during fall, winter and spring seasons who are nominated by their schools for their individual academic excellence, leadership and significant contributions in their NSAA activity. Every student who meets the criteria for nomination by their school will be recognized and awarded a certificate of achievement.
The following leadership and scholarship guidelines apply:
—A nominated student must be a varsity player or organizational leader who has played a significant role on the team or in the activity during the seasons for which nominations are accepted;
—Student must have a minimum cumulative Grade Point Average, in all curricular subjects, of 93 percent or 3.7 on a 4.0-point scale;
—Schools may nominate a maximum of two students per NSAA activity program.
—Students in grades 9-12 may be nominated for this award.
Local Academic All-Staters for the 2014-15 winter season:
Falls City High School
Boys Basketball: Weston Witt
Girls Basketball: Sydney Armbruster, Baylee Vrtiska
Speech: Zachary Petry, Darcy Snethen
Wrestling: Justin Ernst
Falls City Sacred Heart
Boys Basketball: Sawyer Kean, Austin Malone
Girls Basketball: Maggie Goltz, Abby Magdanz
Speech: Ben Mullins, Abbey Neddenriep
Boys Basketball: Nolan Schafer, Noah Sherman
Girls Basketball: Jackalyn Fink, Ashton Nanninga
Speech: Carissa Carlin, Elliot Gonnella
Wrestling: Ben Railsbac