Marcia Harris Receives ESPN the Magazine Academic All-District Honors
Saturday, February 07, 2009
Calvin College senior Marcia Harris has received ESPN The Magazine Academic All-District honors in women’s basketball. A native of Grand Rapids and a graduate of Grand Rapids Christian High School, Harris has been named to the ESPN The Magazine Academic All-District IV third team in the college division.
To be eligible for nomination, a student-athlete must have a minium grade point average of 3.30 and must be a starter or a key reserve. The ESPN The Magazine Academic All-America program is sponsored by the College Sports Information Director’s Association of America (CoSIDA).
A psychology major, Harris carries a 3.56 grade point average. A year ago, she was named to the MIAA Academic Honor Roll.
Harris has been sidelined for the last month with an injury but hopes to play in the coming week. In 10 games of action this year, Harris is averaging 19.3 points and 5.0 rebounds a game. A three-time first team All-MIAA selection, Harris also sits in second place on the Calvin career scoring list with over 1,400 career points.