Augustana’s Docken named to Capital One Academic All-America At-Large Team

AUSTIN, Texas – Augustana senior wrestler Jayd Docken has been named to the 2015 Capital One Academic All-America Division II At-Large Second Team. The Capital One Academic All-America team is selected by the College Sports Information Directors of America.

The Capital One Academic All-America Division II Men’s At-Large program includes the sports of fencing, golf, gymnastics, ice hockey, lacrosse, rifle, skiing, swimming and diving, tennis, water polo and wrestling.

Augustana VikingsDocken was named to the CoSIDA Academic All-District VII At-Large team in May which advanced him to the All-America ballot.

To be eligible for Academic All-America consideration, a student-athlete must be a starter or important reserve with at least a 3.30 cumulative grade-point average (on a 4.0 scale) at his or her current institution.

Docken, a senior accounting major, compiled a 3.50 grade-point average and is a three-time Academic All-NSIC honoree, a three-time Division II Wrestling Academic award winner. Docken is a four-time national qualifier and a two-time All-America performer posting sixth-place finishes at the National Championships as a sophomore and senior. He has earned All-NSIC honors three times in his career, picking up first team honors after going 29-6 in 2015. Docken, a native of Winner, S.D., finished his career at Augustana with a 93-29 record on the mat.

Docken is the fifth wrestler in Augustana history to earn CoSIDA Academic All-America honors and the first since Cody Lensing was named Academic All-America First Team in 2011-12.

Located in Sioux Falls, S.D., Augustana College is a member of NCAA Division II and competes in the Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference.

Capital One Academic All-America Division II At-Large Teams 2015

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