Yoerger named to ESPN Academic All-District Team The University of South Dakota senior womenâ�?�?s basketball player Bridget Yoerger has been named to the 2009 ESPN The Magazine Academic All-District VII College Division first team. It marks the first time Yoerger has been named Academic All-District. Yoerger, a 5-11 forward from Hinton, IA, has compiled a 3.82 GPA while majoring in recreation management/health promotion and exercise science. She currently leads the team in scoring with 16.9 points per game and also lead the squad with 16 double figure performances. She is shooting 48.7 percent from the field (115 of 236).�? She has 10 double-doubles and 10 double-figure rebounding games this season. She also leads the team in steals with 36 and blocks with 30. The University of South Dakota is a member of NCAA Division I and competes in the Great West Conference.
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