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Gonzaga’s Josh Perkins, Chandler Smith repeat selections on scholar athlete team

April 9, 2019

Gonzaga’s Josh Perkins has been selected to the Division I-AAA Athletic Directors Association’s Scholar Athlete team for the second consecutive season.

Perkins is one of 10 men’s players honored.

Perkins is finishing up his master’s degree in Organizational Leadership. He completed his undergraduate degree with a 3.24 GPA and currently holds a 3.66 GPA in his graduate program.

The senior point guard made the WCC Commissioner’s Honor Roll the last three years.

Perkins is Gonzaga’s single-season and all-time assists leader. He finished his career with a 134-19 record.

GU’s Chandler Smith was also honored for the second straight season on the women’s team. Smith earned a 3.87 GPA while pursuing her second master’s degree

Belmont’s Dylan Windler was named male scholar athlete of the year, while American’s Cecily Carl earned the women’s honor.