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NAIA Coach of the Year Kirsten Moore and NAIA Player of the Year Tugce Canitez of Westmont
Basketball - Thu, Mar. 21, 2013

The GSAC had several athletes earn NAIA All-America honors in men's and women's basketball. NAIA Champion Westmont's Tugce Cantiez and Coach Kirsten Moore were named the NAIA Div. I Women's Basketball Player and Coach of the Year, respectively.

Five players were selected as First-Team All-Americans, three were Second Team, one as Third Team and several received Honorable Mention. 

Women's Basketball

  • Nicole Ballestero, Vanguard - First Team
  • Tugce Canitez, Westmont - First Team and NAIA Player of the Year
  • Jacquelyn Marshall, The Master's - Second Team
  • Esther Timmermans, Vanguard - Second Team
  • Adijat Adams, Biola - Third Team
     

Men's Basketball

  • Preston Branson, Westmont - First Team
  • Dakota Downs, Concordia - First Team
  • Kris Rosales, Hope International - First Team
     

To see the complete lists of GSAC honorees, use the links below:

For the complete lists of NAIA honorees, go to: