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Anderson Named 1st Team All-ACAA

Rayanna Anderson named All-ACAA 1st team

Alfred State junior guard Rayanna Anderson (Wellsville) has been named All-ACAA 1st team following an all-around solid season.

Anderson started at point guard in all 24 of the Pioneers games this year. She connected on 62 three-point attempts on the season and scored a team high 304 points (12.7 ppg). She also passed out 144 assists (6 apg), grabbed 93 rebounds, and was credited for 32 steals. She had a season high 27 points (9 three-pointers) at Villa and then recorded a triple-double with 14 points, 11 rebounds, and 13 assists in the rematch vs. the Vikings. In 14 games, Anderson finished with 10 or more points including a stretch in which she finished in double-figures in 11 of 12 games.

In three of her games she passed out 10 or more assists and she set a new single game NCAA Era record when she passed out 13 assists vs. Villa Maria. She also passed out 13 assists days later in a victory at Pine Manor.

For her career, Anderson has 529 points (94 three-pointers), 276 assists, and 70 steals.

Madison Temple (Thomas More) was named the ACAA Player of the Year, Jhanel Brown (Valley Forge) was named the Defensive Player of the Year, and Katie Lundeen (Finlandia) was named the Rookie of the Year. Jeff Hans of Thomas More was named the Coach of the Year.

All-ACAA 1st Team

Name

School

Pos

Yr

Top Stats

Hometown/High School

Rayanna Anderson Alfred State G Jr.  12.7 ppg, 6.0 apg Wellsville, NY/Wellsville
Jhanel Brown* Valley Forge F Sr.  19.9 ppg, 11.9 rpg, 68.2%fg Westmoreland, VA/Greenrun
Katie Lundeen Finlandia F Fr.  12.8 ppg, 6.5 rpg Maple, WI/Northwestern
Shelby Rupp Thomas More F Sr.  11.5 ppg, 6.8 rpg Milan, IN/Batesville
Madison Temple Thomas More G Sr.  23.7 ppg, 62.0%fg, 44.4%3ptfg Cincinnati, OH/Anderson

 

All-ACAA 2nd Team

Name

School

Pos

Yr

Top Stats

Hometown

Amaya Brown Valley Forge G So.  10.2 ppg, 4.1 apg Trenton, NJ/Life Center Academy
Diana Echols SUNY Delhi F Jr.  12.7 rpg, 8.1 ppg Ellenville, NY/Ellenville
Kiera Holland^ SUNY Delhi G So.  16.8 ppg, 5.7 rpg, 2.8 apg Elmont, NY/Elmont Memorial
Emily Schultz Thomas More F Jr.  10.8 ppg, 5.5 rpg Melbourne, KY/Bishop Brossart
Erica Williams Mount Mary F So.  15.8 ppg, 11.7 rpg Bloomington, IL/Bloomington

 

* - All-ACAA First Team Selection 2017-18; ^ - All-ACA Second Team Selection 2017-18

Player of the Year - Madison Temple, Thomas More

Defensive Player of the Year - Jhanel Brown, Valley Forge (repeat from 2017-18)

Rookie of the Year - Katie Lundeen, Finlandia

Coach of the Year - Jeff Hans, Thomas More

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