posted on March 10, 2008 11:10
Freshman Cain Atkinson from Evanston High School in Wyoming was recently named Newcomer of the Year in the Dakota Athletic Conference for the 2007-2008 season. This is the first time that a true freshman has ever won the award since the Dakota Athletic Conference was put together. On the season Cain averaged 16 points a game shooting 41% from the three-point line. He also shot 159 free throws at an 87% clip. For his efforts he was also named 2nd Team All DAC. Sophomore Parker Emerson, who transfered at Christmas time played in 13 of the 16 league games and was named 3rd-team All DAC. Parker averaged 15 points per game along with 4 rebounds. Parker is from Colorado and is a transfer from Portland University. Congratulations to both athletes on their seasons.
DAC End of Year Awards