Heyn and Rohrer receive Academic All-District accolades

Heyn and Rohrer receive Academic All-District accolades

PUEBLO, Colo. (February 22, 2018) Lauren Heyn and Molly Rohrer of the Colorado State University-Pueblo Women's Basketball team earned Academic All-District honors Thursday from the College Sports Information Directors of America in their annual release.

For Heyn (Jr., Penryn, Calif.), this is the second consecutive year she has received a COSIDA Academic All-District recognition. In 2016-17, Heyn became just the second player in program history to receive Academic All-District honors.

In the classroom, Heyn holds a 3.86 GPA while majoring in biology with an emphasis in biomedical science. Heyn has achieved First Team Academic All-Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference honors in each of the last two seasons.

On the court, Heyn has averaged a career-high 9.8 points per game and 7.8 rebounds per game.  Her 79 career blocks ranks eighth all-time at CSU-Pueblo.  With 513 career rebounds, Heyn ranks 13th all-time in program history.

Heyn makes 54.9 percent from the field. She ranks fourth in the RMAC in field goal percentage.

Rohrer (Jr., Greenwood Village, Colo.) adds Academic All-District accolades to her ever growing trophy case for the first time. She is just the third person in program history to receive this distinction.

Pursuing her degree Business Management (Sports Industry Management), Rohrer has accomplished a 3.85 GPA. She posted an incredible 4.0 GPA in the 2017 fall semester.

On Feb. 8, Rohrer became the first RMAC Academic Player of the Year in program history. She was named RMAC Player of the Year as a sophomore last season, making her the first person in program history to this distinction as well.

Rohrer has been named First Team Academic All-RMAC each of the last two seasons. The junior also garnered First Team All-RMAC honors as both a freshman and sophomore.

The Pack's center ranks seventh in the RMAC with 14.2 points per game. Her 2.0 blocks per game places her second in the conference.

With 195 career blocks, Rohrer ranks second all-time at CSU-Pueblo and ninth in RMAC history. She is just three blocks away from breaking Katie Nehf's school record. Rohrer's 1,278 career points places her sixth in program history.  

Heyn and Rohrer will captain the Pack as they cap off their regular season with home games against Colorado Mesa University Friday and Western State Colorado University Saturday. Both games start at 5:30 p.m. in Massari Arena.

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As a member of the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference, Colorado State University – Pueblo competes in 22 varsity sports in NCAA Division II intercollegiate athletics.