WILLIAMSTOWN, MA – Williams College senior forward and captain Dan Wohl (La Canada, CA) has been named to the 2014-15 Capital One Academic All-District One ® Men's Basketball First Team.
The Capital One Academic All-District teams are selected by the members of the College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA) to recognize the region's top student-athletes for their combined performance on the court and in the classroom.
To be eligible for Academic All-District honors the athlete must be at least a sophomore, be a starter or key reserve, and possess a cumulative grade point average of at least 3.30.
By virtue of his All-District One First Team selection Wohl will now be placed on the national ballot for consideration Academic All-America honors.
Wohl has started all 19 games this season for the 12-7 Ephs and he owns the Williams record for most starts in a season with 33 (2013-14). He averages 32 minutes a game this season and is second on the team in minutes played with 606.
Wohl leads NESCAC in scoring with 19.9 points a game and is seventh in NESCAC in rebounds with 8.4 a contest.
In his Eph career Wohl ranks 19th all-time in points scored with 1,163 and he is bidding to become the 17th Eph to reach the 1,200-point plateau.
With 571 career rebounds Wohl moved into the Eph all-time top 10 and he currently sits in ninth place. He needs nine more rebounds to pass Troy Whittington '11 to move into eighth place.
A double major in history and economics, Wohl is also a two-time Academic All-NECAC honoree.