McSwain Recieves All-Academic Honorable Mention
AUGUSTA, Ga. - Georgia Southwestern State University sophomore Jasmine McSwaine has been mentioned in the Peach Belt Conference women's basketball All-Academic Team Honorable Mention for the 2013-14 season.
McSwain, a native of Marietta, Ga., owns a 3.3 grade point average as a business major.
On the court, the 5-11 forward averages 11 points per game. McSwain has started in 19 games and has played 27.6 minutes per game. The shooting guard is 87-269(32.3%) from the field goal range. She has also recorded 99 rebounds, 36 assists, and 48 steals.
The Lady 'Canes (9-15, 4-13) return to action on Saturday afternoon when they host Clayton State at 1:30 p.m. for Senior Day and Pink Day in the Storm Dome.
The All-Academic squad is part of a season-long program recognizing the outstanding accomplishments of PBC student-athletes in the classroom as well as on the field. To be eligible for this honor, a student-athlete must participate in at least half of her team's events; have achieved a 3.30 cumulative grade point average (on a 4.0 scale), and completed at least one full academic year at her current institution.
The 23 players honored represents the most honorees ever for women's basketball.
2013-14 Peach Belt Conference Women's Basketball All-Academic Team
Player School Yr. Hometown GPA Major
Shanteona Keys Georgia College Jr. Roswell, GA 4.00 Mass Communications
Kaycee Cash Young Harris Jr. Woodstock, GA 3.98 Biology
Stephanie Huffman North Georgia Jr. Woodstock, GA 3.82 Education
Breanna Gleeson Young Harris Sr. Adelaide, Australia 3.94 Business & Public Policy
Porsha Martin USC Aiken Sr. Douglasville, GA 3.45 Biology
Tyler Carlson Armstrong Sr. Richmond Hill, GA 3.75 History
Kayla Upchurch Georgia College So. Alpharetta, GA 4.00 Political Science
Kayla Richards Columbus State So. Cumming, GA 4.00 Pre-Nursing
Whitney Rohrbach Georgia Regents Jr. Metamora, IL 3.80 Business Administration
Dee Gray Francis Marion Sr. Chicago, IL 3.30 Psychology
Honorable Mentions: Amaura Brandt, USC Aiken; Katie Colson, Montevallo; Jazmine Kemp, UNC Pembroke; Jasmine McSwain, Georgia Southwestern; Passhayla Williams, Flagler; Hanna Bognar, Armstrong; Jenna Thompson, Young Harris; Molly Rainwater, North Georgia; Marie Taylor, Flagler; Ashleigh Zandi, Lander; Tiffany Addison, USC Aiken; Mckenna Rushton, Georgia College.