Three Lady Pilots selected to All-RRAC teams, Howell named Coach of the Year
March 06, 2012
WACO, Texas - LSU Shreveport women's basketball head coach Ronnie Howell was voted on by the coaches of the RRAC as the Red River Athletic Conference Coach of the Year while Sharde Henry was named as the conference's Newcomer of the Year.
Henry , a junior guard from Lake Charles, Louisiana was also selected the First Team as she was joined by teammate Jenna Diakos,a sophomore forward from Ragley, Louisiana. Henry averaged 14.5 points per game and added seven rebounds per game for the Lady Pilots while Diakos tossed in 13.4 points per contest while pulling down 6.8 rebounds per game.
Christy Willis, a junior guard from Houston, Texas, was selected to the Second Team as she added 10.2 points per game and 5.8 rebounds per game.
The Lady Pilots will now await the announcement of the National Tournament field to see if they are included. It would be ashamed if the voters do not vote the Lady Pilots into this year's tournament after the amazing season that they have had putting up an 25-8 overall record and finishing second in the RRAC at 21-3.
To view the complete list of the teams click here.