MP grad Sierra Wyse named academic all-American
Hesston College recently announced that its cross-country team, which includes Mt. Pleasant Community High School alum Sierra Wyse, has been recognized for its outstanding academic achievements as well as its athletic success.
Wyse was part of the women’s team that averaged a national-best 3.915 grade-point average. The team was also nationally ranked at times this season for their efforts on the course.
The men’s team was also nationally ranked throughout the season, and finished the year with the second-best team GPA in the nation at 3.833.
Wyse, a freshman, was one of six athletes on the women’s team who received academic all-American honors.
Hesston College is a two-year college located in Hesston, Kan.
The Lark cross-country team is a member of the National Junior College Athletic Association Division I.