Former Perham cross country running star, Carson Speicher, was one of 43 Minnesota State University Moorhead student-athletes to be named to the Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference All-Academic team for the winter athletic season.
MSUM women's basketball, men's basketball, women's and men's indoor track and field, women's swimming and diving and wrestling were represented on the team.
Speicher was the lone sophomore named to the team from the men's indoor track and field team.
A total of 27 Dragon athletes were named to the NSIC All-Academic Team of Excellence. To be eligible for the NSIC All-Academic Team of Excellence, a student-athlete must have a 3.60 cumulative GPA or higher, while NSIC All-Academic Team members must have a 3.20 cumulative GPA or higher.
A total of 689 student-athletes from the NSIC earned all-academic honors.