Four Mountain Lions Named to RMAC All-Academic Basketball Teams

By Doug Fitzgerald published January 19, 2011

University of Colorado at Colorado Springs senior Brent Jones and sophomore Lauren Wolfinger were named to the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference's first and second team All-Academic teams respectively, the RMAC announced Tuesday.

In addition, senior Rob Howe was named to the men's All-Academic Honor Roll and junior Payden Ackerman received the same recognition on the women's side.

A Business major from West Linn, Ore., Jones has a 3.41 GPA. He leads the Mountain Lions with 15.1 points and 6.3 rebounds per game and is shooting 55.3 percent from the field.

Wolfinger, a sophomore from Longmont, Colo., has a 3.43 GPA in Communications. She is also her team's leading scorer at 15.2 points per game and has made 38 3-pointers, nearly double the next-best total.  She's also second on the team in assists (34) and third in steals (21).

Howe is a business major with a 3.57 GPA and Ackerman is a Communications major with a 3.86 GPA.

 

For the complete RMAC men's basketball All-Academic team, click here.

 

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