February 27, 2007
Howard named to All-SAC Women's Basketball First Team
ROCK HILL, SC -- Catawba junior Ne'Keithia Howard (Macon, GA) has been named to the 2007 All-South Atlantic Conference Women’s Basketball first team. It was announced by the league office on Monday. Wingate’s Tanetra Barrett was named Player of the Year, while Amber Holt, of Lenoir-Rhyne was selected as Freshman of the Year. Wingate’s Johnny Jacumin took home Coach of the Year honors.
Howard was the Lady Indians’ top scorer through the regular-season, averaging 9.9 points per game. She tied for second in rebounding, pulling down 5.1 a contest. She is one the top shooters in the conference, making 56% of her field goal attempts.
Barrett leads the SAC in scoring at 19.1 points per game and is at the top in free-throw percentage at 82.1. She also ranks among the league leaders in field-goal percentage, rebounding, assists, steals, assist-to-turnover ratio and defensive rebounds. Joining Barrett, Howard and Holt on the women’s All-Conference First Team are: Abby DeBusk, from Mars Hill; Tonique Frasier, from Newberry, and Emily Paffrath, from Wingate. Holt averages 14.4 points in her first season, ranking fourth in the league.
Named to the women’s All-Conference Second Team are: Denise Moore, from Lenoir-Rhyne; Allison Schafer, from Mars Hill; Monica Alexander, from Newberry; Morgan Johnson, from Presbyterian, and Anna Atkinson, from Wingate. Joining Holt on the women’s All-Freshman team are: Shari Buford and Casha Foster, from Carson-Newman; Jami Safrit, from Lenoir-Rhyne, and Andi Winney, from Lincoln Memorial.
2007 ALL-SOUTH ATLANTIC CONFERENCE WOMEN’S BASKETBALL TEAMS
ALL-SAC FIRST TEAM
Ne'Keithia Howard, CATAWBA
Amber Holt, Lenoir-Rhyne
Abby DeBusk, Mars Hill
Tonique Frasier, Newberry
Tanetra Barrett, Wingate
Emily Paffrath, Wingate
ALL-SAC SECOND TEAM
Denise Moore, Lenoir-Rhyne
Allison Schafer, Mars Hill
Monica Alexander, Newberry
Morgan Johnson, Presbyterian
Ashli Oliver, Tusculum
Anna Atkinson, Wingate
Shari Buford, Carson-Newman
Casha Foster, Carson-Newman
Amber Holt, Lenoir-Rhyne
Jami Safrit, Lenoir-Rhyne
Andi Winney, Lincoln Memorial
COACH OF THE YEAR: Johnny Jacumin, Wingate
PLAYER OF THE YEAR: Tanetra Barrett, Wingate
FRESHMAN OF THE YEAR: Amber Holt, Lenoir-Rhyne
SAC SCHOLAR-ATHLETE: Anna Atkinson, Wingate
Baseball vs. LENOIR-RHYNE 2-3
Baseball vs. LENOIR-RHYNE 6-5
Softball vs LEES-McRAE 1-4
Softball vs LEES-McRAE 4-1
Baseball vs. LENOIR-RHYNE 0-5
Softball @ Limestone 8-1
Lacrosse (M) vs. FLORIDA TECH 15-7
Softball @ Limestone 1-2
Golf (M) in RICHARD RENDLEMAN INV - Day 1 (CC of Salisbury)
Golf (W) @ Low Country Inv - Day 1 (Crescent Pointe GC)
Lacrosse (W) vs. FELICIAN 24-1
Golf (M) in RICHARD RENDLEMAN INV - Day 2 (CC of Salisbury) 2nd of 17
Golf (W) @ Low Country Inv - Day 2 (Crescent Pointe GC) 8th of 11
Baseball @ Tampa 5-9
Softball vs. KING 3-17
Softball vs. KING 2-0
Lacrosse (W) vs. CHESTNUT HILL 16-15
Baseball @ Tampa 8-12
Baseball @ Carson-Newman 5-6
Softball @ Emmanuel 2-3
Softball @ Emmanuel 2-4
Baseball @ Carson-Newman 9-3
Tennis (W) @ Lincoln Memorial 2-7
Baseball @ Carson-Newman 5-2
Tennis (M) @ Lincoln Memorial 1-8
Lacrosse (M) vs. NEWBERRY 13-9
Softball @ Southern Wesleyan 11-0
Lacrosse (W) vs. NEWBERRY 25-8
Golf (M) @ Hargett Inv - Day 1 (Monroe CC)
Golf (M) @ Hargett Inv - Day 2 (Monroe CC) 5th of 12
Baseball vs. ST. THOMAS AQUINAS 6-8
Baseball vs. INDIANA,PA 16-6
Swimming @ NCAA II Championships (Day 2 - Prelims)
Softball vs NORTH GEORGIA 0-7
Tennis (M) vs. WINGATE 1-8
Tennis (W) vs. WINGATE 0-9
Lacrosse (W) vs. INDIANA,PA 7-25
Softball vs NORTH GEORGIA 3-7
Lacrosse (M) @ Coker 14-8
Swimming @ NCAA II Championships (Day 2 - Finals)
Track/Field @ UNCC 49er Classic (Day 1)
Swimming @ NCAA II Championships (Day 3 - Prelims) 10 a.m.
Baseball vs. TUSCULUM 1-10
Swimming @ NCAA II Championships (Day 3 - Finals) 6 p.m.
Track/Field @ UNC Pembroke Braves Classic
Track/Field @ UNCC 49er Classic (Day 2)
Baseball vs. TUSCULUM 19-10
Baseball vs. TUSCULUM 13-12
Softball @ Lincoln Memorial 10-6
Tennis (W) @ Tusculum 0-9
Tennis (M) @ Tusculum 3-6
Softball @ Lincoln Memorial 7-8
Golf (W) @ Wingate Challenge - Day 1 (Rolling Hills CC)
Golf (M) @ Bank of TR Inv - Day 1 (Columbia CC)
Golf (W) @ Wingate Challenge - Day 2 (Rolling Hills CC) 6th of 11
Golf (M) @ Bank of TR Inv - Day 2 (Columbia CC) 4th of 10
Lacrosse (W) @ Wingate 12-11
Lacrosse (M) @ Wingate 5-12
Softball vs LENOIR-RHYNE 1-2
Tennis (W) vs. NEWBERRY 2-7
Tennis (M) vs. NEWBERRY 1-8
Softball vs LENOIR-RHYNE 8-1
Track/Field @ adidas Winthrop Invitational (Day 1)
Track/Field @ adidas Winthrop Invitational (Day 2)
Lacrosse (W) @ Lincoln Memorial noon
Tennis (M) vs. ANDERSON, ppd. 1 p.m.
Tennis (W) vs. ANDERSON, ppd. 1 p.m.
Lacrosse (M) @ Lincoln Memorial 3 p.m.
Baseball @ Mars Hill 1 p.m.
Baseball @ Mars Hill 3:30 p.m.
Softball vs MARS HILL 1 p.m.
Baseball @ Mars Hill 1 p.m.
Softball vs MARS HILL 3 p.m.
Tennis (W) @ Queens 2 p.m.
Baseball @ Barton 2 p.m.
Tennis (M) @ Queens 2 p.m.
Softball vs QUEENS 2 p.m.
Softball vs QUEENS 4 p.m.
Golf (W) @ Sunoco Campbell Oil Inv - Day 1 (River Landing GC)
Lacrosse (W) @ Coker 4 p.m.
Golf (W) @ Sunoco Campbell Oil Inv - Day 2 (River Landing GC)
Tennis (M) @ Carson Newman 1:30 p.m.
Tennis (W) @ Carson Newman 1:30 p.m.
Track/Field @ Montreat Invitational (Day 1)
Softball @ Tusculum 1 p.m.
Baseball @ Anderson 2 p.m.
Softball @ Tusculum 3 p.m.
Baseball @ Anderson 5 p.m.
Track/Field @ Montreat Invitational (Day 2)
Lacrosse (W) vs. MARS HILL noon
Baseball @ Anderson 1 p.m.
Lacrosse (M) vs. MARS HILL 3 p.m.
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