MINNEAPOLIS, Minn - The North Central University athletic department announces the hiring of Jeremy Becker for the position of Athletics Communications Graduate Assistant. Becker, will join the athletic department immediately as he will lead the Rams social media management while assisting with the day-to-day operations of the department's sports information efforts.
Becker is no stranger to the Upper Midwest Athletic Conference (UMAC) as he was a four year member of the Bethany Lutheran College men's basketball team. As a senior, Becker helped lead the Vikings to a 20-9 overall record and their first UMAC tournament championship in program history. While playing basketball at Bethany Lutheran College, Becker was also the Student Athlete Advisory Committee (SAAC) president while receiving All-UMAC Academic accolades all four years en route to a degree in Business Administration this past May. Becker worked in the athletic department at Bethany Lutheran College for the past two years, assisting with the sports information operations for all Vikings sports.
Becker is a native of Coon Rapids, Minnesota, and a 2014 graduate of Coon Rapids High School where he was a captain on the basketball team as well as participant in football. He will be pursuing a Master's Degree in Strategic Leadership from North Central University beginning in July.