Andrew Knox Dent, grandson of Robert Bailey and the late Amanda Bailey of Yazoo City and son of Richard Dent of St. Louis, is being recognized as a top student-athlete.
Dent was among the student-athletes recognized by the Patriot League of Bethlehem, PA on the 2020-21 Academic Honor Roll. Patriot League student-athletes were recognized for achieving a 3.2-grade point average (GPA) or better during the spring semester. CDT Dent maintained a 3.49 GPA and will be a Junior at the United States Military Academy at West Point majoring in Systems and Design.
He is a goalie on the Army Men’s Lacrosse team and attended USMAPS. CDT Dent is currently at West Point for the summer serving as Supply SGT for D2 Company.
The U.S. Military Academy at West Point's mission is "to educate, train, and inspire the Corps of Cadets so that each graduate is a commissioned leader of character committed to the values of Duty, Honor, Country and prepared for a career of professional excellence and service to the Nation as an officer in the United States Army."