AUSTIN, Texas – CoSIDA announced The Google Cloud Academic All-America® NAIA Women's Track & Field/Cross Country teams this morning. Among the 21 athletes selected, Keili Dorn (SR/Kailua Kona, Hawaii) of Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University (Ariz.) women's cross country and outdoor track headlines the second team for the first time in her illustrious career.
Dorn had a terrific year in both disciplines running to All-America status in cross country and finished as the 14th fastest woman in the 5,000 meter event in outdoor track. Her 16th place finish at the 2018 NAIA Women's Cross Country National Championships was the highest finish for ERAU on either the men's or the women's side. The global security and intelligence graduate finished her program with a 3.85 grade point average.
The Google Cloud Academic All-America® NAIA program is financially supported by the NAIA national governance structure to assist CoSIDA with handling the awards fulfillment aspects for the 2018-19 NAIA Google Cloud Academic All-America® teams.
The Google Cloud Academic All-America® NAIA Women's Track & Field/Cross Country team saw four individuals finish with at least a 4.0 GPA, while the team compiled a 3.97 cumulative GPA.