St. Louis, Mo., Feb. 22, 2018 – Senior Natalie Orr of the Washington University in St. Louis women's basketball team was named to the 2017-18 Academic All-District Five Division III First Team, as announced by the College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA).
Orr has started all 24 games this season while posting career-best numbers in scoring (12.9 ppg), rebounding (6.6 reb/g) and assists (2.6 ast/g). In the UAA she ranks eighth in assists, 10th in rebounding and 11th in scoring while sinking the fifth most three-pointers (48).
During her four-year career at WashU, Orr has totaled 962 points and the third most three-point field goals in all-time Bears history with 150. She has scored in double figures 44 times in her career including 19 games this season in addition to registering all four of her career double-doubles this season.
A three-time Academic all-UAA honoree, Orr has a 3.77 grade point average while studying biomedical engineering.
To be eligible for nomination to the CoSIDA Academic All-District Team, student-athletes must be at least a sophomore in academic standing with at least a 3.30 cumulative grade point average and must be a starter or an important reserve.
Orr is now eligible to be selected to the Academic All-America Team, announced March 14.