Central College men’s basketball forward Matt Greenfield, a senior from Huxley, has been named to the Capital One Division III Academic All-District 8 men’s basketball team, one of eight players to be selected. To be eligible, a student-athlete must be a starter or key reserve at the varsity level and achieve a 3.30 or better cumulative GPA.
Greenfield, a Ballard High School graduate, is an athletic training major with a 3.45 GPA and is in the midst of his most successful season in a Dutch uniform. He was named to the D3hoops.com Team of the Week Jan. 28, after being named conference male athlete of the week one day earlier. He has twice been named league men’s basketball Player of the Week as well.
Greenfield is a three-time letterwinner and was given the team’s Newcomer of the Year Award in 2010-11.