Eight SAC Basketball Student-Athletes Named to CoSIDA Academic All-District Teams

Eight SAC Basketball Student-Athletes Named to CoSIDA Academic All-District Teams

ROCK HILL, S.C(TheSAC.com) – Eight student-athletes from the South Atlantic Conference men's and women's basketball teams have been named to the 2017-2018 CoSIDA Academic All-District Team. Below is a look at the student-athletes being recognized. 

Included in the list of Academic All-District selections are a pair of repeat winners, Nathan Lemke of Coker and James Stepp of Newberry. Both players were also Academic All-District selections in 2016-17.

As members of the Academic All-District Teams, these student-athletes will advance to the Academic All-America national ballot. District III (college division) includes NCAA Division II schools from the Conference Carolinas, the Peach Belt Conference and the South Atlantic Conference. The members of the College Sports Information Directors of America (by districts) select the Academic All-District men's and women's basketball teams.

Men's Basketball

Name

School

Yr.

GPA

Major

Kerigan Farley

Wingate University

Gr.

3.70 / 3.50

Community & Commercial Rec. (UG) Sports Mgmt. (G)

Nathan Lemke

Coker College

Sr.

3.94

Physical Sciences

James Stepp

Newberry College

Sr.

3.76

Biology

Luke Van-Rijn

Mars Hill University

Sr.

3.58

Business Administration

 Women's Basketball

Name

School

Yr.

GPA

Major

Shelby Britten

Newberry College

Jr.

3.81

Psychology

Shea Coker

Lincoln Memorial Univ.

Sr.

3.80

Exercise Science

Alexis Dillard

Anderson University

Gr.

4.00 / 4.00

Elementary Ed. Certification (G)

Alexy Mollenhauer

Anderson University

So.

4.00

English Secondary Ed.

 

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