Roberts is All-American
By Jay Davis
The honors keep coming for Daniel Roberts. The state discus champion has been named a South Dakota Track & Field All-American by the South Dakota Cross Country and Track & Field Coaches Association.
Roberts is joined by Addison DeHaven of Brookings, Alexis Gannon of Brookings and Stachia Reuwsaat of St. Thomas More. Named Honorable Mention All-America are Nate Gerry of Sioux Falls Washington, Jared Thomsen of Custer, Hannah Kastigar of Aberdeen Central and Brooke Ireland of Sturgis.
Along with that, Roberts and girls’ discus champion Steph Gemar were officially named Gold Medal winners for having the top performance in an event at the State Track & Field Championships, regardless of class. They were also each named to the Class A All-State Track & Field Team.