Feb. 11, 2007
ATHENS, Ohio - Ohio University women's basketball student-athlete Lauren Kohn has been named to the ESPN The Magazine Academic All-District IV Team, it was announced Thursday (Feb. 8). Kohn was chosen to the third team.
The District IV team is made up of student-athletes from Division I schools in the states of Alabama, Kentucky, Michigan, Ohio and Tennessee. To be nominated, student-athletes must be at least a sophomore, a starter or important reserve, and must carry a cumulative grade point average of 3.20 or higher.
Kohn, a junior, was one of five Mid-American Conference student-athletes named to the District IV team. She maintains a 3.83 cumulative grade point average as a communication-public advocacy major.
On the court, Kohn leads the Bobcats with 16.0 points per game, and has scored in double digits in 22 of Ohio's 23 games this season. The Adrian, Mich., native also averages 4.2 rebounds and shoots 85.4-percent from the charity stripe.
The Bobcats, after Saturday's (Feb. 10) 70-62 win over Eastern Michigan, are 13-10 overall and 6-5 in MAC play, heading into a Wednesday (Feb. 14) game vs. Kent State. The game will begin at 7 p.m. at The Convo.
District 4 Winners
Chrissy Givens, MIDDLE TENNESSEE STATE U. (Gr.; Monroe, La.; 3.89, 1st
semester grad; Criminal Justice)
Candace Parker, TENNESSEE, U. OF (So.; Naperville, Ill.; 3.29; Sport Management)
Carrie Moore, WESTERN MICHIGAN U. (Sr.; Lathrup Village, Mich.; 3.79; Journalism)
Caroline Williams, VANDERBILT U. (Sr.; Rockmart, Ga.; 3.60; Human & Organizational Development)
Sarah VanMetre, EASTERN MICHIGAN U. (Sr.; Noblesville, Ind.; 3.90; Journalism)
Nicky Anosike, TENNESSEE, U. OF (Jr.; Staten Island, N.Y.; 3.76; Soc. & Crim. Justice; Polit.Sci.; LegalStudy)
Sidney Spencer, TENNESSEE, U. OF (Sr.; Hoover, Ala.; 3.75; Sport Management)
Victoria Lucas-Perry, MICHIGAN STATE U. (Sr.; Flint, Mich.; 3.60; Finance)
Kristin Peoples, KENT STATE U. (Gr.; Westerville, Ohio; 3.94, 3.93 grad; Community Health)
Whitney Lewis, WRIGHT STATE U. (Jr.; Lynchburg, Ohio; 4.00; Psychology)
Ali Mann, BOWLING GREEN STATE U. (Sr.; Chelsea, Mich.; 3.49; Supply chain management)
Lauren Kohn, OHIO U. (Jr.; Adrian, Mich.; 3.83; Communication-Public Advocacy)
Carly Ormerod, KENTUCKY, U. OF (So.; Louisville, Ky.; 3.63; Biology)
Amber Guffey, MURRAY STATE U. (So.; Albany, Ky.; 3.95; Physical Education & Health)
Stephanie Blanton, OHIO STATE U. (Sr.; Lancaster, Ohio; 3.2; Health Sciences)
Nicole Piggott, OAKLAND U. (Sr.; Pewamo, Mich.; 3.95; Clinical Lab Science)