TERRE HAUTE, IND. --
Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology senior Alisa Dickerson
(Elizabethtown, Ky.) has earned Capital
One NCAA Division III Women's Basketball Academic
All-American honors, in results released today by the College
Sports Information Directors of America.
Dickerson captured third-team accolades for her
efforts in the classroom and as a member of the women's
basketball squad over the past four years.
The NCAA Division III Academic All-American
team includes three squads of just five student-athletes each
out of more than 440 institutions across the
Dickerson becomes the 94th Academic All-American
in Rose-Hulman athletics history and claimed the first award
in the sport of women's basketball. Her award also marks the
27th consecutive year that a Rose-Hulman student-athlete has earned
Academic All-American honors, the sixth longest streak
among all NCAA Division I, II or III institutions and the longest
streak in Division III.
On the court, Dickerson has moved into Rose-Hulman's career top
five in six major statistical categories.
Dickerson holds career school records for assists (324) and free
throws made (457). She also ranks third in school history in
points (1,383), third in rebounds (751), third in blocks (137) and
fourth in steals (141). Dickerson is the only player in
women's or men's basketball school history with career totals of
1,200 points, 700 rebounds and 300 assists.
She also stands second in single-season school history with 466
points this season. Dickerson has reached double figures in
scoring in every game and has 12 games of 20 or more
points. She closed the regular season with three consecutive
games of 20 or more points.
Dickerson finished the regular season ranked No. 2 in the
HCAC in scoring (18.6 ppg) and led the conference in rebounding
(8.1 rpg). Counting HCAC games only, she earned the
trifecta of leading the league in scoring, rebounding and
In the classroom, Dickerson maintains a 3.75 grade point average
as a mechanical engineering major. She is also a member of
the Alpha Lambda Delta honorary fraternity, the Society of Women
Engineers, the residence life staff, and the Intervarsity Christian
Rose-Hulman (8-17, 6-12 HCAC) has earned the No. 6 seed for the
Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference Tournament, starting
Friday at Franklin College. The Fightin' Engineers face
Manchester College on Friday at 6 p.m., with a potential semifinal
game against Hanover set for 5 p.m. on Saturday. The title
game is scheduled for 2 p.m. on Sunday.