Gadsden State cagers recognized


Messenger file photo by Chris McCarthy

A pair of Gadsden State basketball players recently received postseason honors.
For the women’s team, Jalexis Russell (pictured above) was named to the All-Region 22 second team and the All-Alabama Community College Conference All-North Division second team. Corien Frazier was selected to the ACCC All-North Division second team.
A sophomore forward, Russell averaged a team-high 15.1 points and 7.1 rebounds along with 52 steals, 51 assists and 43 blocks while helping the Lady Cardinals reach the semifinal of the ACCC Tournament.
A freshman point guard, Frazier averaged a team-high 21.1 points while shooting 41 percent from the three-point line. He also had 113 rebounds, 35 assists and 23 steals.

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