Colfax and Elk Mound D-SC scholar athletes recognized

A pair of athletes from Colfax and Elk Mound high schools were recognized at a banquet April 4 as their respective school’s Dunn-St. Croix Scholar Athletes for the 2017-18 academic year.

[emember_protected] Adam Prestasky and Mackenzie Jensen were honored as Colfax High School’s scholar athletes while Allie Weber and Dylan Black were selected by the Elk Mound High School as its scholar athletes. 

Each member school district within the Dunn-St Croix Conference is invited to nominate one boy and one girl for scholar athlete honors.  Criteria for selection include grade point, number of varsity letters earned during the high school career, individual awards, and participation in lead-up competition to the State Tournament.  

These student-athletes received recognition at the conference level and were honored as at the annual Dunn-St. Croix Conference Scholar-Athlete banquet held at Stout Ale House in Menomonie on Wednesday, April 4th.

This program was begun by the athletic directors of the Dunn-St. Croix Conference in order to honor athletes in each school for their academic as well as their athletic success.

The keynote speaker for the event was Jerry Hannack and all eighteen student athletes were formally recognized.  [/emember_protected]