Posted 3 years ago

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COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. – Three Chadron State College women’s basketball players have received Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference All-Academic honors, but no CSC men made the list.

Headlining the CSC selections is 6-foot forward Kattie Ranta, named to the All-Academic 2nd-team. The fourth year junior from Rapid City has a  3.52 GPA in physical education and health.

Ranta recently scored 40 points in a game against Adams State…the third-highest single game total for a CSC woman…and leads the Eagles in scoring and rebounding at 16.7 points and 7.8 rebounds a game.

Receiving honorable mention honors are redshirt freshman Hattie Guzman of Scottsbluff, whose GPA in Human Biology is 3.55, and true sophomore Dallas Shaw of Buffalo, Wyo, who has a 3.90 GPA in Health Sciences

To qualify for the RMAC All-Academic teams, student-athletes must have a GPA of 3.30 or better, be a starter or key reserve, and have completed two consecutive semesters or three quarters at their current institution.

The RMAC Women’s Basketball All-Academic Player of the Year is Alyssa Lopez of New Mexico Highlands, a junior with a  3.81 GPA in Pre-Professional Health.

Mitch McCarron of Metro State and Brisbane, Australia,  claimed the Men’s All-Academic Player of the Year title with a 3.91 GPA Sports Industry Operations

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