Ashlie Decker Named to Big Ten Distinguished Scholar List

Ashlie Decker Dowling Catholic/Minnesota was named to the Big Ten Distinguished Scholar list along with 22 other members of her Gopher Track team.  To be considered a Big Ten Distinguished Scholar, student-athletes must earn a minimum grade-point average (GPA) of 3.7 or higher for the previous academic year. The Distinguished Scholar program was established in February of 2008 by the Big Ten Faculty Representatives to supplement the Academic All-Big Ten program. The Academic All-Big Ten threshold is a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher for a student-athlete’s academic career.  Congratulations Ashlie!