Dover, Del. (Apr. 5, 2018) --- Six members of the 2017-18 Delaware State equestrian team have earned national recognition for their academic success.

The National Collegiate Equestrian Association has announced that DSU’s Hayley Anderson and Cheyenne Adams are among 51 student-athletes nationwide selected to the Farnam  NCEA  All-Academic First Team. The team consists of riders who have competed in a minimum of 70 percent of their school’s meets; and earned a cumulative grade-point-average of at least  3.5 while maintaining full-time enrollment in the previous spring and fall semesters, respectively.

DSU’s Monica Ellis  (sr.) and Shelbe Jarrett and Emily Nelson earned selection to the Farnam All-Academic  Second Team, which honors riders who have competed in a minimum of 60 percent of their school’s competitions while maintaining a GPA of at least 3.25.

Delaware State’s Angelina Watts earned Farnam All-Academic Honorable Mention recognition for competing in a minimum of 50 percent of their team’s matches and maintaining a GPA of at least 3.0

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