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Central Tops Football Academic List, Places High Nationally
Posted By sports On May 4, 2013 @ 5:56 am In Today’s Local Sports | Comments Disabled
For the sixth straight year, the Central football team is on top of the Iowa Conference when it comes to academics. Eight players were named on the National Football Foundation Hampshire Honor Society’s list, which recognizes senior football players who are starters or significant reserves and hold a cumulative GPA of at least 3.20. The eight players from Central is the most out of any college or university in Iowa and is the seventh highest total in the entire country. Harvard University topped the list this year with 15 seniors. You can see a full list of Central’s honorees on KNIAKRLS.com.
Name (hometown/high school) Position GPA Major
Bobby Daigle (Silverthorne, Colo./Summit) WR 3.35 Exercise science-
Ross Doehrmann (Williamsburg/Williamsburg) RB 3.88 Biology
Jack Flaherty (Burlington/Burlington)
Spenser Fuller (Leon/Central Decatur) OL 3.22 Social sciences
Ben Lechtenberg (Manchester/West Delaware) WR 3.21 Exercise science
Colton Smith (Kearney, Mo./Kearney) OL 3.86 Exercise science-
Garrett Veldman (Peoria, Ariz./Brophy College OL 3.28 Physics/mathematics
Andrew Weaks (Fulton, Ill./Fulton)
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