Lana Wieseman, a 6'1 senior forward for the Beloit College Women's Basketball team from Lake Geneva, Wisconsin (Badger) has been named to the D3hoops.com All-Central Region First Team. The website announced the team on Monday morning.
Wieseman was also named the Midwest Conference Player of the Year several weeks ago. The all-time leading scorer in Beloit Women’s history was a two-time All-MWC First Team selection.
Wieseman led the Bucs in scoring (20.7), rebounding (7.3), field goal shooting (52.8%) and blocked shots (28). Her 475 total points broke the record of 468 she set in 2014-15 while her scoring average was the third-highest in Beloit history. During the season she recorded three 30-point games, giving her six in her career, including the all-time record of 37 against Monmouth College on February 14, 2015.
She led the MWC in scoring, was seventh in rebounding and second in field goal percentage.
Career-wise, in addition to her 1,639 points, she finished as the all-time leader in made free throws with 410; is second in scoring average (17.8) and made field goals (594); third in blocked shots (111); and fifth in rebounding (626).
Players chosen to the D3hoops.com All-Region team are eligible for All-American selection. The men’s All-American team will be announced at the end of this week, in conjunction with the Division III men's championships, and the women’s will be announced in the week following the Division III women’s semifinals.
This is the 15th year D3hoops.com has named an All-Region team and this year's All-America team will be the 19th annual All-Ameircan selections. The D3hoops.com All-American teams, along with those of the respective coaches' associations, are the only ones recognized in the NCAA record book.