Erikson Named Capital One Academic All-American
Erikson averaged 8.30 assists on the season but posted 11.7 assists when Doane switched to a 5-1 offensive set in early October. She finished with 2.20 digs per set with 27 aces serves on the season. Regular season and post-season honors have also been awarded to Erikson. She was named the Great Plains Athletic Conference (GPAC) Setter-of-the-Week on two occasions during the year, received honorable mention All-GPAC post-season honors, named a NAIA Scholar-Athlete as well as Capital One Academic All-District 6.
Desiree has a 3.99 GPA and is majoring in biology and chemistry. She is a two-time GPAC Scholar-Athlete and will receive the honor again following the academic school year. She is the daughter of Perry & Carol Erikson.
This past season, Doane finished as runner-up in the GPAC and posted a 29-6 overall record.