Two members of the Geneseo women's basketball team and two members of the Geneseo men's basketball team have been named to the 2012 SUNYAC Basketball All-Conference team as announced by the State University of New York Athletic Conference on Monday, February 27.
First year Shannon McGinnis highlights the selections for the Blue Knights as she earned third team All-SUNYAC and was named the 2012 SUNYAC Women's Basketball Rookie of the Year after finishing second in scoring with 264 points, averaging 6.5 rebounds and shooting 41.6% from the field. McGinnis is the second women's basketball player to earn the Rookie of the Year award, joining 1995 honoree and Geneseo Sports Hall of Famer Megan Mackey '98.
Junior Melissa Graham, who led the Blue Knights in scoring (265 points), rebounding (7.2 per game), blocked shots (30) and free throw shooting (85.7%) claimed third team All-SUNYAC.
On the men's side, junior Ryan Riefenhauser collected second team All-SUNYAC for Geneseo after pacing the Blue Knights in scoring (11.3 per game), rebounding (7.0) and field goal percentage (55.0%) and finishing second on the team with 79 assists and 28 steals.
Sophomore Connor Fedge appeared on the third team All-SUNYAC list after averaging 9.1 points per game, shooting 50.6% from the floor and 69.8% from the line, while leading Geneseo with 30 steals.