Alma, Mich. - Senior defensive lineman Dustin Tripp (Byron Center, Mich./Hudsonville) has been named to the D3football.com All-North Region Third Team, it was announced recently.
Tripp is the third player in Alma College history to receive all-region accolades, joining Terry Calagon (2015) and Tony Galarno (2010). All three of the Scots' all-region honorees have come from the defensive line.
An All-Michigan Intercollegiate Athletic Association First-Team selection, Tripp led the MIAA with 14 sacks, a mark that ranks third in NCAA Division III. Tripp was also the MIAA's leader in tackles for loss, recording 17 tackles behind the line of scrimmage for 106 yards of loss. Tripp tied the school record with 4.5 tackles for loss against Kalamazoo (Sept. 30) and finished his career with a school-record 25 sacks. He also posted the second-highest single season sack total in school history.