COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. – The National Strength and Conditioning Association (NSCA) recently awarded senior Travis Sligh with its annual All-American Strength and Conditioning Athlete of the Year award, recorgnizing the student-athlete’s dedication to strength training and conditioning.

 

This year, the NSCA awarded 207 collegiate athletes from 116 schools with this esteemed award. Sligh was selected by the strength coach Eric Cash.

”Travis is an extremely hard worker,” Cash said. “He is a leader by action. He worked really hard this past summer and is in the best physical shape he has ever been in. Travis is a great athlete whose work ethic and determination helped the basketball team to a great year.”

 

“The advantages of strength training and conditioning cannot be denied in college athletics,” Robert Jursnick, NSCA’s Executive Director said. “These student-athletes attest to this understand, and are to be applauded for their hard work and dedication.”

 

The NSCA All-American Athlete of the Year Award program is in its 30th year, and is made possible by a grant from Power Systems, Inc., a Knoxville, Tenn., fitness product leader.

 

For a complete list of All-American Strength and Conditioning Athletes, contact the NSCA at 800-815-6826 or nsca@nsca-lift.org.