Fifth-year University of South Dakota student Alexa Duling has been named one of two recipients for a 24,000 postgraduate scholarship.

The NCAA picked Duling for the Walter Byers postgraduate scholarship. One male and one female are selected every year for their academic achievements and potential for future success.

Duling majored in Biology and minored in Economics and is finishing her MBA at USD. She plans to attend the University of Arizona College of Medicine next year.