June 21, 2011
EDWARDSVILLE, ILL. - Three Southern Illinois University Edwardsville wrestlers were among the first-time academic honorees by the National Collegiate Wrestling Association (NCWA).
Eric Biehl (Waynesville), Michael Dace (Fox Lake), and Derrick Pousson (Round Lake) were selected to the NWCA-NCWA All-Academic Team for the 2010-2011 season. Dace was one of two individual national champions to be honored.
For the first time in its history, the NCWA honored the top student-athletes for the academic achievements. The NCWA provided certificates to its 126 nationwide honorees.