Trinch & Wilkinson Named Academic All-District
May 26, 2016
Duquesne University junior Kyle Trinch (Grove City, Pa./Grove City) and senior Aaron Wilkinson (Archbald, Pa./Valley View) have been named to the Co-SIDA Men's Track & Field / Cross Country Academic All-District II Team.
A recent recipient of the Atlantic 10 Men's Track & Field Academic All-Conference award, Trinch received this honor based on his cumulative grade point average of 3.89 as an accounting major as well as his athletic accomplishments. He will represent Duquesne at the NCAA Regional in the 400 meter hurdles on May 26 in Jacksonville, Fla. after setting school records of 14.99 in the 110 meter high hurdles on May 8 at the Atlantic 10 Championship and 52.10 in the 400 meter hurdles on May 8 at A-10's.
Wilkinson, who is also a 2016 A-10 All-Academic Team honoree as well as a former A-10 All-Conference selection in cross country, placed 10th in the 10,000 meter run at the 2016 A-10 Championship with a time of 31:04.29. A member of the Dean's List, Atlantic 10 Commissioner's Honor Roll and Director of Athletics Honor Roll, he boasts a 3.89 cumulative grade point average as a business management major.