Tacita Gonzalez, a sophomore point guard at Anoka-Ramsey Community College, was named to the 2013 NJCAA Division III All American team.
Gonzalez, a Fridley High School graduate, led the Golden Rams in scoring averaging 12.3 points per game. She also led the team in assists (3.5) and steals (2.3). In 2011 she was the point guard on Anoka-Ramsey’s National Championship team.
Anoka-Ramsey Head Coach Dave DeWitt commented “Cita has overcome a lot of adversity in her life. Instead of making excuses she rose above her adversity, persevered and has made a big impact not just on our basketball program but the school as well. This is a well-deserved honor. We couldn’t be happier for her or more proud.”
Anoka-Ramsey finished the year with a 24-7 record winning their 4th consecutive MCAC Southern Division Championship and their 4th consecutive Region 13A Championship. They advanced to the national tournament for the 4th year in a row and the 13th time in the last 20 years.
Anoka-Ramsey Community College is a Division III Junior College and competes in the Minnesota College Athletic Conference. Women’s Basketball have won seven national championships.
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ABOUT ANOKA-RAMSEY COMMUNITY COLLEGE
Anoka-Ramsey Community College, with campuses in Cambridge and Coon Rapids, is a member of the Minnesota Colleges and Universities (MnSCU) system and has been a leading provider of higher education and training in East Central Minnesota since 1978 and the north suburban area of Minneapolis/St. Paul since 1965. Annually, the college serves more than 12,500 learners of all ages as they pursue associate degrees that transfer as the first two years of a bachelor's degree, or certificate programs that lead immediately to rewarding careers. Anoka-Ramsey Community College is aligned with Anoka Technical College and together the institutions serve more than 16,000 learners–the largest community and technical college entity in Minnesota.
The Minnesota College Athletic Conference (MCAC) has recognized Anoka-Ramsey Community
College volleyball player Bethany Peterson (Andover High School) as the MCAC Southern
Division Setter of the Week.
Behtany dished out 99 assists (5.2/gm) for the Golden Rams in a five match week.
Peterson also helped Anoka-Ramsey with 39 digs (2.05) and 11 serve aces. She is a
sophomore from Andover, MN.