March 12, 2008

Ann O'Neal and Sadiea Williams Earn All-Ivy Honors

March 12, 2008

Providence, RI - Senior point guard Annesley O'Neal (Franklin, GA) was named Honorable Mention All-Ivy and freshman Sadiea Williams (Lunenburg, MA) was named to the Rookie Team by a vote of the eight Ivy League women's basketball coaches.

O'Neal led the Brown women's basketball team with 7.6 points-per-game and was third on the team in rebounds with 4.5 per game. O'Neal also tallied the most assists (53) and steals (37) during Brown's 28 games this season. O'Neal ranks second in women's basketball history in games play in a career with 108, and has also scored 552 points.

Williams was an immediate spark for the Bears this season, as she started in 17 of 26 games played. She finished second on the team in scoring (7.2 ppg), and also led the team in rebounds (4.8).

First Team
*Jeomi Maduka, Cornell (Jr., F, Arlington, Texas)
Emily Tay, Harvard (Jr., G, Los Angeles, Calif.)
Koren Schram, Dartmouth (Jr., G, Batesville, Ark.)
Meagan Cowher, Princeton (Sr., F, Pittsburgh, Pa.)
Melissa Colborne, Yale (So., F/G, Calgary, Alb.)

Second Team
Michelle Gage, Columbia (Sr., G, San Rafael, Calif.)
Lindsay Hallion, Harvard (Sr., G, Westwood, Mass.)
Carrie Biemer, Penn (Jr., F, Haddonfield, N.J.)
Kate Rollins, Harvard (Jr., F, Augusta, Maine)
Danielle Browne, Columbia (So., G, Mount Vernon, N.Y.)

Honorable Mention
Annesley O'Neal, Brown (Sr., G, Franklin, Ga.)
Laura Benson, Cornell (So., G, Downers Grove, Ill.)
Moina Snyder, Cornell (Jr., F, Nice, France)
Brittney Smith, Dartmouth (Fr., F, Fort Worth, Texas)
Sydney Scott, Dartmouth (Sr., F, Houston, Texas)

Rookie Team
*Lauren Dwyer, Columbia (Fr., C, Reno, Nev.)
*Brittney Smith, Dartmouth (Fr., F, Fort Worth, Texas)
*Lindsey Williams, Yale (Fr., F, Hinsdale, Ill.)
Sadiea Williams, Brown (Fr., G, Lunenburg, Mass.)
Kim Adams, Penn (Fr., G, White Plains, N.Y.)

Player of the Year
Jeomi Maduka, Cornell (Jr., F, Arlington, Texas)

Rookie of the Year
*Brittney Smith, Dartmouth (Fr., F, Fort Worth, Texas)

* - Unanimous selection