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Akers To Attend Dordt College
May 29, 2014
(Wednesday, May 28; Sioux Center, Iowa) Ryan Akers, a graduate of Cypress Falls High School (Texas), has announced his intention to attend Dordt College and join the Defender football program.
Akers had 46 tackles with seven pass break-ups and two forced fumbles in 2013. He was named his team’s best tackler. Akers was named academic all-district and is a member of the honor roll. Akers is listed as a 6-1, 170 pound safety.
Ryan is the son of Scott and Shanna Akers of Houston, Texas. He plans to study electrical engineering.
Dordt College in Sioux Center, Iowa, is a comprehensive Christian college rooted in the Reformed tradition. Dordt’s athletic program is a part of the National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics (NAIA) and the Great Plains Athletic Conference (GPAC).
U.S. News & World Report, Forbes.com, Washington Monthly, and Princeton Review all list Dordt on their best colleges lists. Dordt is home to approximately 1,400 students.