Anoka-Ramsey women's basketball student athlete Kaylee Porisch was named the NJCAA Division III women's basketball Player of the Week for the week ending on January 14.
Porisch was 59-40 victory over Riverland Community College on Wednesday, January 10 and a 63-49 win over M State at home on Saturday, January 13. Anoka-Ramsey is 3-0 to start off in Minnesota College Athletic Conference play in the Southern Division. The Golden Rams will take on St. Cloud Technical & Community College on Saturday at home in Coon Rapids at 1pm.
Porisch is the second MCAC women's basketball student-athlete to garner national recognition this season; Hibbing's April Hudelson grabbed the National Player-of-the-Week in late November, 2017.
MCAC Basketball schedules can be found at: http://www.mcacsports.org/sports/wbkb/2017-18/schedule
The Minnesota College Athletic Conference website main page is: http://www.mcacsports.org/landing/index
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About the Minnesota College Athletic Conference
The Minnesota College Athletic Conference is the organizational body for NJCAA-affiliated two-year technical and community college athletic programs in the Minnesota State system. The mission of the Minnesota College Athletic Conference is to advance intercollegiate athletics by providing an engaging and supportive environment for success of our student athletes and competition among member institutions. The MCAC is committed to the guiding principles of encouraging the development and success of student athletes, promoting the integrity, honesty and loyalty to member schools as well as upholding the sustainability of conference athletic programs.