Petersen, Olds Honored as Academic-All-District Athletes
Two Gamecock men earned CoSIDA Academic All-District Team honors, the organization has announced.
COLUMBIA—Two Gamecock men earned CoSIDA Academic All-District Team honors, the organization has announced.
David Olds and Sean Petersen were both voted to the CoSIDA District 4 All-Academic Team for Track and Field and Cross Country.
Olds graduated with a 4.0 GPA with degrees in Political Science and Geography. He was also named the SEC’s 2022 Brad Davis Community Service Award winner for his work in the community. Olds also hit his stride on the track this year, setting personal bests in the Mile indoors and the 1,500 meters outdoors.
Petersen also graduated with a 4.0 GPA, majoring in Finance. Petersen had victories on the track in the 1,500 meters at the Gamecock Invitational and the UofSC Open. He also ran in the prelims of the 1,500 meters at the SEC Championships.
The CoSIDA Academic Awards recognize student-athletes that excel in the classroom and in their realm of competition.
Olds and Petersen are now up for CoSIDA Academic All-America status. Those awards will be announced in June.
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