Six Warriors Named to Academic All-Conference Team

Six Warriors Named to Academic All-Conference Team

High Point, N.C. - Six Warriors were named to the 2016-2017 Basketball Academic All-Conference teams on Wednesday, March 1.  One of Conference Carolinas foundational principles is "Academics and Athletics Working Together" and the student-athletes and member institutions representing the team all exemplify this commitment.

In total, 45 Basketball student-athletes were named to the team for the 2016-2017 season.  The Conference Carolinas Academic All-Conference Teams are comprised of junior and senior student-athletes who have competed in a conference-sponsored sport and maintained a cumulative grade point average of 3.25 or higher on a 4.0 scale in all academic work completed while attending their member institution.  The GPA for the Academic All-Conference Teams are based on the student-athlete's cumulative average through the previous semester of work and each student-athlete must have attended their member institution for at least one academic year.

 

Men's Basketball: Darius Sharpe

Women's Basketball: Cayse Branyon, Shelby Gilbert, Kasey Howard, Noelle van Zadelhoff, Erika Wesolek.

 

A complete list of the Conference Carolinas 2016-2017 Basketball Academic All-Conference Team is listed below.

Men's Basketball (19)
Barton (1)
Tyler Thayer

Belmont Abbey (3)

Tyler Horn
Deion Lane
Sean Moriarty

 

King (1)
Derrick Pope

 

Lees-McRae (6)
Keegan Crabtree
Jonathan Honore
Darius Malbon
Tyriq Royal
Avery Wallis
Zachary Wilmots

 

Mount Olive (1)
Emmanuel Patton

 

North Greenville (4)
Miguel Cartagena Reyes
Garrett King
Joshua Metzger
Joshua Moore

 

Pfeiffer (2)
Brendon Jones
Marcus Sawyers

 

Southern Wesleyan (1)
Darius Sharpe

 

Women's Basketball (26)
Barton (1)
Jasmine Fate

Belmont Abbey (1)
Megan Weidenhamer

 

Converse (1)
Kassidy Moorhouse

 

King (2)
Keyanna Blakely
Amy Van Deventer

 

Lees-McRae (2)
Mackenzie Blakenship
Brea Forbes

 

Limestone (2)
Peyton Bockholt
Aaliyah Davis

 

Mount Olive (4)
Rachel Fehl
Julie Gonzalez-Rodriguez
China Marshall
Ni'ya Styles

 

Pfeiffer (8)
Jazzmine Devlin
VIvan Doerr
Grayson Harris
Alyssa Harvell
Lauren Janka
Kaylee O'Dwyer
Megan Pritchard
Dagga Scott

 

Southern Wesleyan (5)
Cayse Branyon
Shelby Gilbert
Kasey Howard
Noelle van Zadelhoff
Erika Wesolek