May 12, 1998
EAST LANSING, Mich. - Junior wrestler Greg DeGrand (Saline, Mich.) has been named as an honorable mention selection to the 1998 National Wrestling Coaches Association Academic All-America Team.
DeGrand compiled a 31-18 record at 158 pounds this season, including an 18-8 mark against Big Ten foes. He was also an NCAA Qualifier. In the classroom, DeGrand carries a 3.10 grade-point average in criminal justice.
"Greg had an outstanding season, both in the classroom and on the mat," head coach Tom Minkel said. "He's certainly deserving of this kind of award."