Storm place trio on all-GAC hoops teams


BARTLESVILLE, Okla. – Southeastern placed one player on the all-Great American Conference women’s team and two an the all-GAC men’s team as released by the conference on the eve of the GAC Postseason Tournament.

Bailey Welch was named second-team All-GAC on the women’s side, while Chris Roussell was selected first team on the men’s team and teammate Steven Kohli was named honorable mention.

Welch is the leading scorer for the Savage Storm at 13.1 ppg, including 33 3-pointers on the year and an 89.8 percent shooting effort from the free throw line.

Roussell earns his first postseason honor after leading the Savage Storm with 15.7 ppg on the season. He has shot 47.0 percent from the field, including a 40.4 percent mark from 3-point range. Roussell is also second on the team in rebounding with 7.3 rebounds per game while dishing out 3.4 assists per outing.

Kohli finished second on the team in scoring, averaging 12.4 ppg on the year, and paces the team as well as the conference in rebounding with 8.3 rebounds per contest.