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NWAC Basketball All-Region Awards Announced


The Northwest Athletic Conference announced the All-Region Awards on Thursday and several Cardinals were honored.

Freshman point guard Rayqaun Evans, from Billings, MT,  was selected East Region Newcomer of the Year and East Region 1st Team honors after a stellar season. Evans averaged 20.7 points per game to lead the Cards, which also was 8th best in the NWAC. He also averaged 8.6 rebounds a game, 7th best in the conference, while adding 4.4 assists per game.

Sophomore forward Jalen Burkett was selected as the East Region Defensive Player of the Year, and also earned East Region 2nd team honors. Burkett, from Seattle, averaged 10.5ppg on 52% shooting from the field, and added 4.5 rebounds per game. 

Lady Cardinals Sophomore point Cierra Dvorak, from Lake City HS, was selected to the East Region 1st Team. Dvorak averaged 14 points per game, 5.1 rebounds, and 4.0 assists to led the Cards to the NWAC playoffs.

Sophomore Ronnie Harris was selected to the East Region All-Defensive team. Harris, from Billings, MT, averaged 12ppg and 2.4 assists per contest in her solo season as a Cardinal, after transferring from Rocky Mountain College.

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