Team Members Named to NCCAA All-Region Team
The Trolls had a few team members receive post-season honors at the conclusion of the basketball season. Juniors Celina Wanta (West Bend, Wisconsin) and Lauren Stokes (DeMotte, Indiana) were named to the NCCAA North Central All-Region Team and Bethany Jansma (Wheatfield, Indiana) received Honorable Mention status. For the season this trio led the team in scoring and was key to the team’s much improved overall record at 16-16 and appearance in post-season play.
Wanta was the top scorer and rebounder for the team with 12.2 point per game and 5.6 steals per game. She also accumulated 77 steals for the season and 67 assists. Stokes added 11.0 points per game while taking in 4.8 rebounds. In addition she led the team with 87 steals and with 76 assists. Jansma ended the season with a 9.9 point average and a 3.8 rebound average and had 71 assists and 57 steals.
In addition Wanta and Stokes earned scholar-athlete honor. Wanta was named to the NAIA, NCCAA, and CCAC scholar-athlete lists while Stokes was a CCAC Scholar-Athlete. Also earning academic honors were senior Samantha Andringa (South Holland, Illinois) for the NAIA, NCCAA, and CCAC, junior Katie Moran (Naperville, Illinois) on the NCCAA and CCAC lists, and senior Molly Toepper (Manteno, Illinois) as a CCAC Scholar-Athlete.