Lorenzen Receives CoSIDA Academic All-District Honor


AUSTIN, Texas – Junior Kylie Lorenzen (Holliston, Mass.) of the Southern New Hampshire University women's basketball team earned a selection to the College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA) Academic All-District First Team on Thursday.

Lorenzen, who was one of seven players to receive the honor for NCAA Division II District 1, as well as one of just three from the Northeast-10 Conference, is an environmental science major with a 3.63 grade-point average. Lorenzen is averaging 17.4 points, 8.9 rebounds, 2.0 assists and 1.6 steals per game, while shooting 46.8 percent (169-361) from the field and 83.9 percent (125-149) from the stripe.

Lorenzen ranks second in the free throws made, third in both scoring and field goals made, fifth in free throw percentage, sixth in rebounding and 11th in field goal percentage. In the East Region, Lorenzen places second in free throws made, third in field goals made, fifth in scoring, 11th in rebounding, 13th in free throw percentage and 23rd in field goal percentage. Nationally, Lorenzen is currently 21st in free throws made, 35th in double-doubles (11), 42nd in field goals made, 62nd in scoring, 70th in free throw percentage, 73rd in rebounding and 88th in field goal percentage.

The CoSIDA Academic All-District Team recognizes the nation's top student-athletes for their combined performances on the court and in the classroom. First-team honorees advance to the CoSIDA Academic All-America Team ballot, with first-, second- and third-team Academic All-America honorees to be announced in March.

For more information about the Academic All-District® and Academic All-America® Teams program, please visit the Academic All- America® home page on CoSIDA.com.

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