PITTSBURGH -- Point Park University senior guard/forward Katresa Savisky has been named to the Capital One Academic All-America (R) College Division Women's Basketball Second Team, as announced by the College Sports Information Directors of America on Monday (Feb. 17).
Savisky, a native of Butler, Pa., and a Butler High School graduate, has a 3.97 grade-point average in Psychology. The 5-9 guard forward averages 9.1 points and 5.0 rebounds per game while shooting 47 percent from the floor for the Pioneers (23-4, 10-4 KIAC).
The College Division of the Capital One Academic All-America (R) program is for NAIA and junior college student-athletes. By making the College Division Second Team, Savisky is among the top 10 players in NAIA Division I, NAIA Division II and junior college women's basketball in terms of combined performance in academics and on the basketball court.
Savisky is one of five players on the second team. The complete list of honorees can be found on the CoSIDA release at the link above. NAIA Division II All-American forward Samantha Kleinsasser of No. 2 Northwestern (Iowa) was named the Capital One Academic All-American of the Year (R) with a 4.00 GPA, 16.2 ppg and 7.4 rpg.