Mount Vernon Nazarene University
800 Martinsburg Rd
Mount Vernon, OH 43050
Three Lady Cougars Receive NCCAA East
written by Dave Parsons, Sports Information Director
MOUNT VERNON, Ohio - Three members of the Mount Vernon
Nazarene University women’s basketball team were honored recently
when the National Christian College Athletic Association East Region
awards were announced.
Katie Keller, a 5-foot-6 junior guard from Prospect, Ohio, led
the way for the Lady Cougars as she was named to the NCCAA East
Region First Team. The former Elgin High School star led MVNU in
scoring (17.5 points per game) and set a new single-season
school record with 507 points. Keller also led the team with 81
three-pointers to go with 75 assists and 75 steals.
Rachel Fiely, a 5-foot-7 freshman guard from Greenville, Ohio,
was named to the NCCAA East Region Second Team. The former
Greenville High School standout averaged 10.8 points and 5.3
rebounds per game. Fiely also led the Lady Cougars in assists
(122), steals (79), and free throw percentage (82.6 percent).
Amy Sebastian, a 5-foot-9 sophomore wing from Harrison, Ohio,
was an NCCAA East Region Honorable Mention selection. The former
Landmark Christian High School product averaged 11.5 points and
5.7 rebounds to go with 44 assists and 53 steals.
MVNU finished the season with a 15-14 overall record. The Lady
Cougars were the NCCAA East Region runner-up as they fell 81-79
in overtime at Roberts Wesleyan (N.Y.) College in the region