PGC Grads win Canadian National Championship: Langlois Named Tournament MVP
The top-seeded and tournament host Windsor Lancers captured the first “Bronze Baby Trophy” in program history thanks to a 63-49 win over the No. 2 ranked Saskatchewan Huskies in the gold-medal final of the Canadian Interuniversity Sport (CIS) 2011 Women’s National Championship.
PGC GRAD JACQUI KALIN NAMED MVC PLAYER OF THE YEAR
University of Northern Iowa women’s basketball junior, Jacqui Kalin, has been named the 2011 Jackie Stiles MVC Player of the Year – becoming the first-ever Panther in league history to earn this award. Kalin is the league leader in assist-to-turnover ratio (2.6) and free throw percentage (.921), ranks third in scoring (15.1), seventh in three-point field goals made (1.8) and eighth in assists (3.1).
PGC GRAD DAWN EVANS HEADLINES 2010-11 ALL-CAA BASKETBALL TEAM
James Madison senior guard Dawn Evans was selected as the 2011 Colonial Athletic Association women’s basketball Player of the Year in voting by the league’s head coaches. The announcement was made Wednesday evening at the CAA’s pre-tournament banquet in National Harbor, Maryland.
PGC BASKETBALL GRAD HARTLEY CLAIMS BIG EAST FRESHMAN OF THE YEAR HONORS
The No. 1 University of Connecticut women’s basketball team was well represented when the 2011 Major Awards were announced by the BIG EAST at a press conference. Bria Hartley (PGC grad 2010) earned Freshman of the Year honors. Hartley becomes the 11th Husky to be named BIG EAST Rookie of the Year.
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Utah State Takes Initiative at PGC
Utah State women’s basketball had two student-athletes attend the Point Guard College August 10-14, in Hagerstown, Md. Juniors LeeAnn Palo and Alice Coddington chose to attend the PGC in their off-season free time.
“I am really proud of the initiative these two have taken to be apart of something that will not only impact their success, but our team’s success as well,” USU head coach Raegan Pebley said.