Augustana Senior Awarded NCAA Scholarship

May 12, 2015

An Augustana College athlete has won an NCAA Postgraduate Scholarship. Senior David Voland will receive 75-hundred-dollars for excellence in both academics and athletics. 

Voland (left) jumps hurdles at an Augustana College track meet.
Credit Augustana College
In March, Voland led the men's track team to the NCAA Division Three national title, for the 4-by-400 relay. He has also won 11 College Conference of Illinois and Wisconsin titles throughout his career. And, he holds the school record for the fastest time in hurdles and two different relays. Last winter, Voland was named the NCAA Division Three Midwest Regional Athlete of the Year. And, he's the 34th athlete from Augustana to earn the NCAA Postgraduate Scholarship.