2018 NFF National Scholar-Athlete and Campbell Trophy Finalist Dalton Risner is an All-American offensive lineman at Kansas State who holds a 3.60 GPA in Communication Studies. He has already earned his bachelor’s degree, and he twice earned First Team All-Big 12 honors and four times Academic All-Big 12 accolades. He has started every game of career, and he is only the only the fifth three-year captain in K-State history. A member of the AFCA Good Works Team, he started the RiseUp Foundation, which aims to inspire young people with special needs to fulfill their dreams.
The Student Athlete Experience
One of the most talked-about sessions from the 2017 Forum. Current student athletes, including National Football Foundation William V. Campbell Trophy finalists, will discuss the benefits of playing college sports and their academic, athletic and social experience.