Centre's Willie Polio named Capital One Academic All-American®

TOWSON, Md. - Centre College senior men's track & field student-athlete Willie Polio was named to the Capital One Academic All-America® team as selected by the College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA), the organization announced today.

Polio was named to the second team. The Owensboro, Ky. native maintained a perfect 4.00 Grade Point Average (GPA) as a chemical physics major.

Polio was the only student-athlete from the Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference to be honored with the prestigious award.

To view the entire 2012 Capital One Academic All-America® men's track & field team, click here.