- Two University of Northern Iowa football players and a school-record 13 Wartburg College players have been named to the 2018 National Football Foundation’s Hampshire Honor Society.
The HHS recognizes student-athletes who are starters or significant contributors, achieve a minimum 3.2 cumulative grade-point average throughout their undergraduate study and meet all NCAA/NAIA progress toward degree requirements.
UNI’s honorees are Lee Carhart and Jared Farley, while Wartburg’s recipients are Tony Anstoetter, Brayton Brandt, Griffin Brennecke, Noah Dahlstrom, Parker Hammel, Troy Heick, Jordan Johnson, Jake Pisarik, Mitch Roe, Hunter Sabers, Tom Schiffer, Ben Strathman and Ben Weber.
- Waterloo West senior Marissa Gates has signed a letter of intent to bowl for Waldorf University in Forest City next season.
Gates was a two-time regional champion for the Wahawks, a first-team all-district and all-Mississippi Valley Conference selection and a second-team all-stater.