LOS ANGELES, CA – The Southern Collegiate Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (SCIAC) announced the All-SCIAC Women’s Basketball teams today. Occidental’s Makenzie Bandon was named the SCIAC’s Player of the Year after leading the Tigers to the SCIAC Championship. She led the SCIAC with 18.1 points per game.
Alexis Sones of Pomona-Pitzer was named the SCIAC’s Newcomer of the Year. She scored 14.6ppg, good for fourth in the SCIAC.
Theresa Juarez of Caltech and Asha Gipson of Pomona-Pitzer were named Co-Baldwin Award winners. The Ed Baldwin Memorial award is given each year to women’s basketball players who exhibit sportsmanship.
Player of the Year – Makenzie Brandon – Occidental – Junior
Newcomer of the Year – Alexis Sones – Pomona-Pitzer – Junior
Co-Baldwin Award Winner – Theresa Juarez – Caltech – Senior
Co-Baldwin Award Winner – Asha Gipson – Pomona-Pitzer- Senior
All-SCIAC First Team
Mariah Barbetti-Cort, Sr., Redlands
Courtney Carroll, Sr., Redlands
Frannie Hemmelgarn, Jr., Claremont-Mudd-Scripps
Dannika Navales-Lugtu, Fr., Whittier
Katelyn Rowe, Jr., Occidental
Erica Whitley, Jr., Cal Lutheran
All-SCIAC Second Team
Amanda Copas, Jr., LaVerne
Channing Fleischmann, Jr., Cal Lutheran
Chelsey Hastigan, Sr., Cal Lutheran
Elizabeth Messick, So., Occidental
Megan Musashi, So., LaVerne
Kalika Tullock, Sr., Claremont-Mudd-Scripps