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ATLANTA - The Women's Basketball Coaches Association (WBCA) and State Farm® announced today the 2011 National Collegiate Athletic Association Division III State Farm Coaches' All-America Team. The 10-member team was selected by a vote of the selection committee. The committee is comprised of one representative from each of the eight geographical regions and a chairperson.

The members of the 2011 NCAA Division III State Farm Coaches' All-America Team are as follows:

  Name Institution
Year
Pos.
Height
  Kathryn Berger Washington University
Sr.
F
6-1
  Jessica Berry Utica College
Sr.
F
5-10
  Jaclyn Daigneault Amherst College
Sr.
F
5-11
  Andrea Hoover Lebanon Valley College
Sr.
G
5-5
  BriAnna Lucas William Paterson University
Jr.
G
5-4
  Britta Petersen University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point
Sr.
F
5-11
  Chelsie Schweers Christopher Newport University
Sr.
G
5-7
  Taylor Simpson University of Chicago
Jr.
C
6-2
  Carrie Snikkers Hope College
Sr.
C
6-3
  Melissa Teel Western Connecticut State University
Sr.
C
6-2

"Congratulations to all the members of the 2011 State Farm Coaches' NCAA Division III All-America Team," said WBCA CEO Beth Bass. "These 10 student-athletes truly elevated their game above the rest this season and are deserving of such recognition."

The following have been recognized as State Farm Coaches' All-America Team Honorable Mentions for NCAA Division III:

  Name Institution
Year
Pos.
Height 
  Melissa Alwardt University of Rochester
Sr.
G
5-9
  Jordan Burkholder Bridgewater College
Sr.
G
5-8
  Lyndsay Burton Johns Hopkins University
Sr.
F
5-11
  Alexandra Chili Muhlenberg College
Jr.
G
5-10
  Brittany Cohen State Univ. of New York at Cortland
Jr.
G
5-7
  Katie DeWitt Northwestern College
Sr.
G
5-11
  Nicole Dickman Thomas More College
Sr.
C
6-0
  Danielle Duncan Greensboro College
Jr.
C
6-0
  Easter Faafiti Gallaudet University
Sr.
C
5-10
  Andrea Flease University of Wisconsin - Stevens Point
Sr.
G
5-5
  Colleen Hart Tufts University
Sr.
G
5-4
  Louvinia Hayes Lehman College
Sr.
G
5-7
  Amy Heffner Moravian College
Sr.
G
5-11
  Lee Jennings John Carroll University
Sr.
G
5-6
  Shaina Kaiser Denison University
Sr.
G
5-10
  Lauren McCormick Union College
Sr.
C
6-0
  Erica Nord Concordia College, Moorhead
Sr.
G
5-7
  Tiffany Patrick Kean University
Sr.
F
5-11
  Alyssa Polosky State University College at Geneseo
Sr.
C
6-0
  Maggie Prewitt Centre College
Jr.
G
5-9
  Stacey Schutjer Simpson College
Jr.
C
6-2
  Tarneisha Scott University of Texas - Dallas
Sr.
F
5-9
  April Smith William Paterson University
Jr.
F
5-9
  Caroline Stedman Amherst College
Jr.
G
5-9
  Amy Stifter College of St Benedict
Sr.
G
5-8
  Kathryn Stockbower Swarthmore College
Sr.
F
6-0
  Dana Thompson University of Wisconsin - Whitewater
Sr.
C
6-1
  Carissa Verkaik Calvin College
So.
C
6-2
  Mary Wilkowski Hamline University
Sr.
C
6-0
  Nicole Wurdeman Babson College
Jr.
F
6-1

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About the WBCA:

Founded in 1981, the Women's Basketball Coaches Association promotes women's basketball by unifying coaches at all levels to develop a reputable identity for the sport and to foster and promote the development of the game as a sport for women and girls. For additional information about the WBCA, please visit wbca.org.

 

Comments:

Where is Katie Young from Neumann University?? Leads the nation in double-doubles.... player of the year in her conference, scored her 1000th point and earned mvp in her championship game... should be on honorable mention

posted on: Friday, Mar 18, 2011 7:14 PM
posted by: Nicole Duggan

Are you kidding me _where is Katie Young - Neumann University - known and Ms. Double Double!!!

posted on: Friday, Mar 18, 2011 7:14 PM
posted by: Anonymous Poster