Dotson and Walsh Selected as First 2020-21 CEP Scholar Athletes
Jacob Dotson ’21 of Army West Point Sprint Football and Morgan Walsh ’21 of Women's Soccer have been selected as the Corps Squad Athletes of the Month for September.
Dotson is a four-year member and starting offensive lineman on the Army West Point sprint football team. Balancing a very challenging lineup of courses that has spanned from advanced Math and Engineering to advanced Language and Culture study, CDT Dotson currently maintains a 3.835 GPA as an Operations Research Major and Latin America Regional Studies Minor. Dotson is in his second season as the team's starting center and appeared in seven games in his cow year. He consistently demonstrates excellence across all pillars, and the Academy has formally recognized his achievements as an extremely well-rounded and talented future leader. He has been awarded the Superintendent's Award for Excellence (Wreath and Star), the Superintendent's Award for Achievement (Wreath), the Distinguished Cadet Award (Star), and the DPE Master of the Sword Award.
In 2019, Walsh was one of four Black Knights to start in all 20 contests. She helped back a defense that held opponents to 0.95 goals per game. Walsh aided the defense that posted six shutouts last year. Academically maintains a 3.473 cumulative GPA as a Kinesiology major. She has made the Dean's List in five of her six semesters at the Academy and is a two-time Patriot League Academic Honor Roll member (2018 & 2019). Read more.