Dec 6th, 2004 @ 5:26 pm | Author: Viking Sports Information
Valley City, ND -- Don Bauer, former athletics director at Valley City State University, has been honored as the 2003-04 NAIA-ADA Region III Athletics Director of the Year. The award is selected annually from the 14 NAIA Regions.
Don Bauer receives his award from VCSU A.D. Doug Peters
Bauer began work at VCSU in 1995 before retiring in June 2004. His tenure is marked by significant improvements to the VCSU athletics complex.
Noteworthy among the improvements are a new outdoor track, new fieldhouse floor and lighting, chair-back seating at Lokken Field and numerous improvements to the W.E. Osmon locker rooms and facility as a whole.
In 2000, Don received the Governor's Award for Excellence in Public Service for his personal commitment to public service and professionalism.