FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Jeff Malby, Associate Director of Athletics
Office of Sports Information
Eight Rocky basketball players named academic all-conference
BILLINGS, Mont. – April 5, 2016 – Eight Rocky Mountain College women’s and men’s basketball players were recently named to the 2015-16 Frontier Conference Academic All-Conference basketball teams announced by commissioner Kent Paulson.
The five Battlin’ Bears from the women’s team are: Tana Beede, sr., biology, Joliet, Mont.; Tenika Capouch, sr., health and human performance, Billings (Skyview), Mont.; Kara Gerke, so., elementary education, Belt, Mont.; Brandy Kumm, jr., health and human performance, Great Falls (CMR), Mont., and Jayde LeFevre, jr., business administration, Laurel, Mont.
The three Battlin’ Bears representing the men’s program are: Ben Moerkerke, sr., exercise science, Conrad, Mont.; Rob Nyby, sr., elementary education, Plentywood, Mont., and Brayden Wacker, so., athletic training, Melstone, Mont.
To be eligible for the team, each student athlete must be at least a sophomore in standing, maintain a 3.0 GPA and be enrolled at the school the previous two semesters.