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Thirty-Six DMACC Athletes Earn Academic All-Region Honors for Fall Semester

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Thirty-Six Des Moines Area Community College (DMACC) athletes have earned National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA) All-Region academic honors for the fall semester. Twenty-five of the 36 athletes were named to the academic first team as follows:

 

MEN'S BASKETBALL

Freshman Andrew Madison, Grand Rapids, Mich.; freshman DeShawn Davidson, Waukegan, Ill.; freshman Devonta Prince, Brooklyn Center, Minn.; freshman Hamza Gocobija, Chicago, Ill.; freshman Louis Psihoyos, Dubuque.

 

WOMEN'S BASKETBALL

Freshman Ashley Kallas, Milwaukee, Wis.; sophomore Beth Atwood, Packwood; freshman Allie Horn, Newton; freshman Emma Rouse, Boone; freshman Grace Stalzer, Zearing; sophomore Joniqua Clark, Cedar Rapids; sophomore Molly Mitchell, Okoboji; sophomore Regan Shockley, Hartley.

 

CROSS COUNTRY

Sophomore Jada Wierck, West Des Moines; sophomore Molly Eyerly, Winterset.

 

VOLLEYBALL

Freshman Allison Hussey, West Des Moines; freshman Gill Tupper, Nevada; freshman Gretchen Durbala, Burlington; freshman Lacey Clark, Bettendorf; sophomore Lauren Rieck, Ankeny; sophomore Leiah Paustian, Marshalltown; freshman Madison Paulsen, Council Bluffs; freshman Peyton Parker, La Porte City; Freshman Taylor Schnathorst, Webster City; freshman Tiffanie Koch, Hawkeye.

 

The following DMACC athletes were named to the academic second team:

 

MEN'S BASKETBALL

Sophomore Antowine Locke, Bolingbrook, Ill.; freshman Brandon Lawani, Bolingbrook, Ill.; freshman Elijah Ward, Joliet, Ill.; freshman Kevin Miller, Davenport; freshman Lee Higgins, Chicago, Ill.; sophomore Wali Parks, Iowa City.

 

 

WOMEN'S BASKETBALL

Freshman Taylor Abernathy, Chicago, Ill.

 

CROSS COUNTRY

Sophomore Chasity Moody, Maxwell.

 

VOLLEYBALL

Freshman Kenzie Justice, North Liberty; Freshman Maryssa Soder, Ogden; Freshman Regan Scarboro, Wilton.