Wednesday, February 29, 2012

Trio of Charlotte 49ers women's baskeball players gain Atlantic 10 honors

Three 49ers women's basketball players were honored by the Atlantic 10 today:

-- Senior guard Epiphany Woodson is the league's Sixth Player of the Year. Woodson also made the all-conference third team and the all-academic team.

-- Forward Jennifer Hailey was selected to the all-conference second team and the league's all-defensive team.

-- Freshman guard Hillary Sigmon made the all rookie team.

-- The rest of the Atlantic 10 women's post-season honors.

The sixth-seed 49ers play Saint Louis in the first round of the league tournament Friday in Philadelphia.