McSwain Recieves All-Academic Honorable Mention

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.