For the second straight year, Central College senior Demarco Turner is a first-team all-Iowa Conference men’s basketball selection. Turner is among three Dutch athletes receiving league honors. Junior Jacob Winkler and senior Sarah Paulson are second-team picks.
A 5-10 guard, Turner led the squad averaging 12.9 points per game. He also had 52 assists and 33 steals. Turner’s 67 made 3-point field goals rank second in the league and third on Central’s all-time charts. His 190 attempts from long distance is a school record. Winkler, a 6-5 forward, came off the bench to average 10.5 points per game and a team-high 6.8 rebounds per game, ranking eighth in the league.
A 5-8 guard, Paulson led the women’s squad averaging 12.4 points per game, ranking 11th in the league, and seven rebounds per game, ninth in the league. Paulson received honorable mention last year and is a two-time academic all-conference choice.