The Frontier Conference released the 2017-18 Academic All-Conference basketball teams today, and 16 Orediggers made the grade.
Toe be eligible for the team, the student-athlete must be at least a sophomore in standing, maintain a 3.0 GPA or better and be enrolled at the school the previous two semesters.
The list includes five Tech men and 11 Oredigger women.
Butte Central graduate Kale Guldseth made the grade for the Oredigger men, along with Carson Dummer, Chris O’Neill, Dylan Pannabecker and Sione Tuai.
Butte High graduate Sammy McGree made the list for the Tech women. Also earning a spot on the team for the Oredigger women are Bailey Armbruster, Madison Akers, Kaylynn Coverdell, Kourtney Coverdell, Adriane Horn, Monica Landdeck, Tjaden Pallister, Shay Potter, Hannah Sparks and Kaylee Zard.
Montana Western saw eight women and seven men make the squad. Bulldog women to make the team were Savannah Bignell, Sierra Bignell, Brandy Bookout, Britt Cooper, Paige Holmes, Jill Jacobs, Cierra Lamey and Alexa Welch.
Bulldog men to make it are Collin Achenbach, Christian Deane, Derrek Durocher, Kooper Kidgell, Riley King, Marcus Payne and Derek Walker.
Click the links below to see the complete Academic All-Conference teams.