HIGH POINT, N.C. - Conference Carolinas announced the All-Conference Teams, Player of the Year, Coach of the Year, and Freshmen of the Year award winners in conjunction with the Conference Carolinas Basketball Tournament Championships that will begin this weekend. Head Coaches from conference member institutions nominate and then vote on the award winners who represent the best of the best for the conference.

Coker’s Henna Koponen earned Third Team All-Conference honors in her final season for the Lady Cobras; this is her third All-Conference selection. Koponen averaged 13.3 points per game and 6.7 rebounds per game. She ends her career at Coker as the career leader in points with 1,494 points.

Women’s All-Conference 1st-Team
Esty Flores, Barton
Marissa Hudley, Queens
Alexa Neal, Anderson
Helen Moore, Mount Olive
Porsha Morgan, Erskine

Women’s All-Conference 2nd-Team
Shayla Jackson, Belmont Abbey
Audrey Timmerman, Erskine
Maria Young, Limestone
Jamila Johnson, Barton
Lauren Casey, Lees-McRae

Women’s All-Conference 3rd Team
Ashley Arff, Converse
Henna Koponen, Coker
Jamila Harris, Pfeiffer
Domonique China, Pfeiffer
Lauren Pace, Limestone

Freshman of the Year
Maria Young, Limestone

Player of the Year
Esty Flores, Barton

Coach of the Year
Wendee Saintsing, Barton