FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
PFEIFFER SPORTS INFORMATION
Thursday, February 27, 2014
ISLEY NAMED TO ACADEMIC ALL-CONFERENCE TEAM


High Point, NC- Conference Carolinas proudly released the 2013-2014 Academic All-Conference award winners for men’s and women’s basketball on Thursday, February 27. Pfeiffer placed four members of their basketball programs on the list. Conference member institutions stress the role of "Academics and Athletics Working Together" and each sport’s Academic All-Conference award winners exemplify this continued league-wide commitment.

Cade Isley was the representative on the men’s side, while Carter Williams, Caressa Samuel and Lauren White made the Academic All-Conference team from the women’s side. 

The 2013-2014 Conference Carolinas Basketball Academic All-Conference representatives have been awarded to the following junior, senior, and 5-year student-athletes with a cumulative grade point average of 3.25 or higher on a 4.0 scale in all work completed at their member institution that have played in a conference sponsored sport. The GPA is calculated based on the student-athletes cumulative average through the previous semester and each student-athlete must have attended their member institution for at least one academic year.

Each year the Academic All-Conference Team is released while closing out each regular season before starting the tournament championships. The men and women will begin tournament play Saturday, March 1st with quarterfinal games being played at the higher seeded team. The top four men’s and women’s teams will then travel to the Cabarrus County Arena and Events Center on March 5th and 6th for the Conference Carolinas Basketball Championship Tournament powered by OrthoCarolina.  Keep up with all the Conference Carolinas winter tournament action on the league tournament website at:

http://www.conferencecarolinas.com/Championships/2013-14/2013-14BsktblChampionshipsTrnyPage


Men’s Basketball Academic All-Conference Team
J.J. Kuhlman, Belmont Abbey
Ryan Conrad, Belmont Abbey
Darko Kankaras, Erskine
Adison Lawrence, Erskine
Nathanael Hughes, King
Logan Lyle, King
Brandon Crompton, King
Ryan Cliff, Limestone
Joshua Greene, Limestone
Cooper Gunter, Limestone
Trevor Hudson, Limestone
David Meikrantz, Limestone
William Raines, Limestone
Caleb Shelley, Limestone
Brady Stafford, Limestone
Cade Isley, Pfeiffer

Women’s Basketball Academic All-Conference Team
Jaterra Hurst, Belmont Abbey
Kelsey Long, Belmont Abbey
Melisa Foures, Belmont Abbey
Candace Fox, Belmont Abbey
Nadia Gathers, Converse
Avery Winchester, Converse
Jana Dixon, Erskine
Tara Potter, Erskine
Stephanie Brantley, King
Alexandra Sprouse, King
Bonnie Durrett, King
Tia Keitt, King
Chelsea Bowling, King
Sara Mitchell, King
Kelly Jackson, King
Natalija Cakarevic, Lees-McRae
Layana Desouza, Lees-McRae
Leah Graham, Mount Olive
Katherine Paschal, Mount Olive
Annarose Schoonmaker, Mount Olive
Tyshaundra Wallace, Mount Olive
Ashleigh Edwards, North Greenville
Aliyah Stokes, North Greenville
Caressa Samuel, Pfeiffer
Carter Williams, Pfeiffer
Lauren White, Pfeiffer