Green and Zawadzki earn All-America honors

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2011-03-18
Huntington, Ind. - The National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics (NAIA) has announced the 2010-11 Division II Basketball All-America teams. Among the list of honorees were HU's Kelsey Green and Kellen Zawadzki.

Junior forward Kelsey Green (Van Buren, Ind., Eastbrook High School) was an Honorable Mention All-America pick.  She was named MCC First-Team All-Conference and was only one of five MCC players to receive All-America honors.  In 24 games for the Foresters, Green averaged a double double of 13.1 points and a team-high 10.6 rebounds per contest. In addition to leading the MCC in nearly every rebounding category, she has also made a name for herself at the national level (NAIA Division II). She finished 9th in total rebounds per game (10.625), 9th in offensive rebounds per game (4.125) and 15th in defensive rebounds per game (6.500).

Also named an Honorable Mention All-American was senior Kellen Zawadzki (Tipp City, Ohio, Tippecanoe High School). He was an MCC First-Team All-Conference selection and joined six other MCC players as All-America picks.  Zawadzki led the team in scoring at 22.1 points per game. He also averaged 5.5 rebounds, 3.4 assists and 1.5 steals. He ranked 6th in NAIA Division II in points per game (22.065), 7th in total scoring (684), 14th in 3-pt field goals made per game (2.774), 15th in total 3-pt field goals made (86) and 15th in free throw percentage (.850). 
The Huntington University Foresters compete in 14 intercollegiate sports for men and women. In the past decade, Huntington has produced 53 NAIA All-America honors and 173 All-America Scholar Athlete honors. Huntington University is a comprehensive Christian college of the liberal arts offering graduate and undergraduate programs in more than 70 academic concentrations. U.S.News & World Report ranks Huntington among the best colleges in the Midwest.
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