Team player Aksamit takes track talent to Black Hills State University


SHERIDAN — Sheridan High School senior Izak Aksamit started running track in seventh grade because he wanted to become a faster football player. Running and jumping for the past six years, as well as playing football for just as long, led Aksamit to consider running track collegiately and ultimately decide to further his athletic and academic career at Black Hills State University. 

Aksamit signed his national letter of intent last week, pledging his quiet leadership to the Yellow Jackets beginning in the fall.

“I just go out there and compete for my team,” Aksamit said.

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