March 12, 2010

Whitney Randolph Named Daktronics All-Region

DAHLONEGA, GA – North Georgia College & State University women’s basketball standout Whitney Randolph has been named to the Daktronics All-Southeast Region team announced on Wednesday afternoon.

A Peach Belt All-Conference First-Team selection for the second straight year, Whitney Randolph was named the PBC Player of the Week twice this season and was second in the Peach Belt Conference at 17.8 points per game, while sitting third in rebounding at 9.6 boards per contest.

She had 12 double-doubles on the season, and was fourth in the league in free throw percentage at 77.2 percent. She had a season-high 32 points and 18 rebounds against Columbus State on February 6, and scored in double digits in all but one PBC contest this season.

Three other Peach Belt women’s basketball players were named to the Daktronics All-Southeast Region team, including Columbus State’s Phebe Smith and Francis Marion’s Shannon Singleton-Bates who were named first team, while Clayton State’s Teshymia Tillman was named second team.  First-team selections are eligible for All-America consideration.

The Daktronics NCAA Division II All-Southeast Region Teams are voted on by the sports information directors of the Southeast Region. The region is comprised of the Conference Carolinas, the Peach Belt Conference, the South Atlantic Conference, Chowan University and North Greenville University.

The team is sponsored by Daktronics, Inc., an acknowledged world leader in scoring, timing and programmable display systems for virtually every sport at every level of competition.


2010 Daktronics All-Southeast Region Women’s Basketball Teams

First Team
Shari Buford, Carson-Newman
Phoebe Smith, Columbus State
Shannon Singleton-Bates, Francis Marion
Anita Bulcher, Newberry
Jasmine Gunn, Tusculum

Second Team
Esty Flores, Barton
Teshimya Tillman, Clayton State
Dana Hicks, Catawba
Amber Holt, Lenoir-Rhyne
Whitney Randolph, North Georgia

Southeast Region Player of the Year: Jasmine Gunn, Tusculum