COLLEGE BASKETBALL: Former Ed-Co Standout Fitzpatrick Named to American Rivers First Team

Former Ed-Co Girls Basketball standout Kari Fitzpatrick has received honors in her college basketball career. Fitzpatrick was named to the American Rivers All-Conference Women’s Basketball Team on Wednesday.

Fitzpatrick, from Greeley, is a junior at Loras College in Dubuque. She was one of eight women named to the first team, voted on by the league’s head coaches.

Fitzpatrick joins teammate Marissa Schroeder on the first team. As a guard, she averaged 13.1 points per game during conference play to rank sixth and brought down 8 rebound per game, ranking third. She shot .543 from the field for the fifth-best percentage in the conference and made 28-of-53 three-point attempts to lead the league.