FAIRBANKS-Yesterday four Nanook volleyball players were named to the GNAC All-Academic Team.
Senior Keri Knight was a third time selection with a 3.8 GPA in Business Admin. She's posted a career best 235 kills in her last season.
Three other Nanooks were first time selections. Defensive specialist Kylie Dickerson, a West Valley product, has a 3.6 GPA in Business Admin as well. She doubled her dig total from her freshman season with 120 this year. Libero Samantha Hesterman has a 3.2 GPA in Social Work and has double digit digs in five straight games for UAF. Sam Harthun has a 3.4 GPA in Art while leading the Nanooks with 410 kills this season.
To be eligible you have ot be a second year player with a minimum 3.2 GPA.
The Nooks wrap up their season on the road against Seattle Pacific tonight and Montana State Billings on Saturday.