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The Great South Athletic Conference announced its 2011-2012 women's basketball All-Conference awards with Sada Wheeler of Piedmont leading the way as Player of the Year, Madison McDonald of LaGrange as Freshman of the Year and for the second straight season, Darrin Travillian of Maryville earns Coach of the Year.

February 23, 2012

karolineshootDECATUR, Ga.- The Great South Athletic Conference announced its 2011-2012 women's basketball All-Conference awards with Sada Wheeler of Piedmont leading the way as Player of the Year, Madison McDonald of LaGrange as Freshman of the Year and for the second straight season, Darrin Travillian of Maryville earns Coach of the Year.

Helping her team to a 13-3 record in conference and #2 seed for this weekend's tournament, Wheeler was a force to be reckoned with on the court this season. She is currently second in NCAA Division III in rebounding(12.2) and field goal percentage (.596).The five time GSAC Player of the Week finished first in the conference in rebounding, field goal percentage and blocks (4.5) while also finishing second in points per game (16.6). 

Taking home for LaGrange their second straight Freshman of the Year title is McDonald who helped her team to their first ever upset of Maryville this season. She was a threat at the charity stripe all season shooting 73 percent for third best in the conference.

Leading his team to a fourth straight GSAC regular season title, Travillian earned himself Coach of the Year honors for the second year in a row. Sitting with a pretty 15-1 record in conference, he led the Scots to another #1 seed spot for the conference tournament this weekend.

 

2011-2012 Women's Basketball Conference Awards

Player of the Year- Sada Wheeler (PC)
Freshman of the Year- Madison McDonald (LC)
Coach of the Year- Darrin Travillian

All-Conference
Sada Wheeler (PC)
Katie Covington (LC)
Janell Menard (MC)
Amber Satterfield (PC)
Heather Miller (LC)
Morgan Crawford (HC)
Kiera Payne (MC)
Genefine Sapateh (ASC)
Lyndsay Haggerty (WC)
Lauren Burnett (MC)
Tayler Smith (MC)

All-Freshman
Madison McDonald (LC)
Patricia Pickens (HC)
Chelsea Graham (HC)
Christiauna Draper (Spelman)
Alex Bond (MC)
Morgan Woodward (CC)

All-Academic
Agnes Scott-Rachael Hornbostel, Kimberly Reeves, Arielle Register, Cristina Gutierrez, Lexi Pulice-Farrow, Courtney Brown
Covenant- Jessica Blankenship, Jessica Chittenden, Hannah Craft, Anna Kline, Meagan Kreisel,Erica Vaughn
Huntingdon- Morgan Crawford, Jessi Andrews, Jasmine Holcey, Katie Martin, Alyssa McCurry, Sekal Ousley, Kali Sands
LaGrange-Caroline Brashier, Hunter Connell-Sophomore, Heather Miller, Elizabeth Williams
Maryville-Cathryn Dake, Ashleigh Drake, Lailah Farmer
Piedmont- Lauren Anderson, Lauren Hamel, Amber Satterfield, Shanice Wheeler
Spelman- Jessica Reagans, Tiffany Sims, Jasmine Taylor
Wesleyan- Evgenia Korun

Sportsmanship
Agnes Scott: Cristina Gutierrez
Covenant College: Morgan Woodward
Huntingdon College: Jessi Andrews
LaGrange College: Hunter Connell
Maryville College: Lauren Burnett
Piedmont College: Caroline Hicks
Salem College: Karoline Summerville
Spelman College: Sterling Mitchell
Wesleyan College: Evgenia Korun

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