by Alan Babbitt
Hope College golfer Daniel Settecerri has received College Sports Information Directors of America NCAA Division III Academic All-District honors in the at-large category.
The senior from Bloomfield Hills, Michigan (Bloomfield Hills HS) advances to the CoSIDA Academic All-America® ballot. Academic All-America® honorees will be announced from June 16-19.
The 2020 Academic All-District® Men's and Women's At-Large Teams, selected by CoSIDA, recognize the nation's top student-athletes for their combined performances in athletic competition and in the classroom.
Settecerri recently graduated with a degree in biology. He has a 3.99 grade point average.
This fall, Settecerri earned All-Michigan Intercollegiate Athletic Association honors for the third time in his career with a second-team selection. He recorded an 18-hole average score of 75.0 during MIAA play, eighth-lowest in the conference.
Last month, Settecerri was chosen as recipient of the HOPEYs Be Strong. Be True. Male Athlete of the Year honor during the athletic department's annual awards ceremony.
The CoSIDA Academic All-America® program separately recognizes honorees in four divisions — NCAA Division I, NCAA Division II, NCAA Division III and the NAIA.
The CoSIDA Academic All-District® teams include the student-athletes listed on the links above, and are divided into geographic districts across the United States and Canada. Hope's district includes schools from Michigan, Wisconsin and Minnesota.
The Division II and III CoSIDA Academic All-America® programs are partially financially supported by the NCAA Division II and III national governance structures to assist CoSIDA with handling the awards fulfillment aspects for the 2019-20 Divisions II and III Academic All-America® programs.