Fiedelman named to academic all-RMAC team
Dolly Fiedelman was named second team academic all-Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference, the RMAC announced Wednesday.
Fiedelman, who has a 3.67 GPA in Finance, was the only Mountain Lion listed among the first two teams. Teammates Whitney Knobbe and Caroline Ottino were named honorable mention academic all-RMAC.
Besides her classroom excellence, Fiedelman is averaging 8.8 points and 3.2 rebounds per game as a starting guard on the UCCS womenâ€TMs basketball team. The senior from Breckenridge is also shooting 32.4 percent from 3-point range, the highest mark on the team among players with at least five attempts.
Three Nebraska-Kearney players, Liz Fischer, Amy Mathis and Melissa Hinkley, were named first-team academic all-RMAC along with Colorado State-Puebloâ€TMs Kerry Lewis and Colorado Christianâ€TMs Sara Davis. Besides Fiedelman, the second team included Crystal Smith (Western New Mexico), Lauren Redfern (Fort Lewis), Breanne Burley (Regis) and Isil Ozkan (Adams State).
To qualify for Academic All-RMAC, student-athletes must have a GPA of 3.20 or better, be a starter or key reserve, and completed two consecutive semesters or three quarters at their current institution. Their GPA is what they had earned prior to basketball season beginning. The RMAC Sports Information Directors selected First and Second Team Academic All-RMAC.
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