Razorbacks Celebrate National Student-Athlete Day

FAYETTEVILLE, Ark.In appreciation of its more than 460 student-athletes competing in 19 sports, Razorback Athletics is celebrating National Student-Athlete Day.

 Celebrated annually on April 6, National Student-Athlete Day honors high school and college student-athletes who have achieved excellence in academics and athletics, while having made significant contributions to their schools and communities.

National Student-Athlete Day is one of America’s strongest endeavors promoting the positive virtues of sports, student-athletes as a whole, and the positive affect they both have on society.

With a continued focus on student-athlete success, the University of Arkansas’ Department of Intercollegiate Athletics works daily to achieve its mission of Building Champions and Razorback for Life.