Senior linebacker Ryan Gerts has been named the recipient of the 2014 Glen Galligan Award as voted by the NSIC football coaches.
The award is given to a student-athlete who participates at his institution for four years and is academically superior while making a positive contribution to the institution.
Gerts has a 3.37 cumulative GPA and is a Pre-Dentistry major. He was the 2011 NSIC Defensive Newcomer of the Year, a 2013 & 2014 USA College Sports Preseason All-American and a team captain for the Warriors. He is a three-time NSIC All-Academic and All-NSIC team member.
Gerts is the 14th Warrior to earn the Glen Galligan award in its 66-year history. Offensive lineman Marcus Greatens was the last Warrior to earn the honor in 2009.
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