Beloit, WI -- James Lazarcik, a junior forward for the Beloit College Men's Basketball team from La Crescent, Minnesota, has been named to the Capital One Academic All-District Men's Basketball team. The recognition was announced by the College Sports Information Director of America (CoSIDA) on Thursday afternoon.
Lazarcik, averaging 17.2 points, 11.3 rebounds and an NCAA Division III-leading 70.9% in field goal percentage heading into Saturday's match-up with Grinnell College in Flood Arena, was one of six players named to the District 6 team, which comprises Wisconsin, Iowa, Minnesota, Michigan, Missouri, North and South Dakota, Arkansas, Louisiana and Mississippi. He carries a 3.75 gpa in Chemistry/Pre-Med.
Also on the District 6 team were Brett Tester of St. Scholastica, Kyle Zimmerman of Bethel, Mark Ghafari of Kalamazoo, Scott Theissen of Carleton and Tommy Hannon of St. Thomas.