UMW's Partonen Named to All-CAC Women's Basketball Team

UMW senior guard Sam Partonen was named to the 2014 All-Capital Athletic Conference women's basketball team on Monday, her second straight all-conference season.

Partonen led the Eagles with 11.2 PPG, with 3.7 rebounds per game with 100 assists on the year. She also added 63 steals on the season.

First Team Yr. Pos. Team Hometown/High School Previous Honors

Katelyn Fischer Sr. G Marymount Reisterstown, Md./Seton Keough 1st & POY in ‘13; 1st & POY in ‘12

Anna Hackett Jr. G Salisbury Germantown, Md./Clarksburg 1st in ‘13; 2nd & ROY in ‘12

Kristen Haley Sr. F York Silver Spring, Md./Georgetown Visitation 1st in ‘13; 2nd in ‘12;

2nd & ROY in ‘11

Brittany Hicks Sr. F York Dover, Pa./York Catholic 1st in ‘13; 2nd in ‘12

Nicole Mitchell Sr. F Chris. Newport Falls Church, Va./George Mason

Tia Perry Sr. G Chris. Newport Goldsboro, N.C./Tabb (Va.)

Second Team

Elaina Hummel Sr. G Frostburg State Huntingdon, Pa./Southern Huntingdon

Brionna Johnson Fr. G/F Wesley Smyrna, Del./Smyrna

Sam Partonen Jr. G Mary Washington Burke, Va./Robinson 1st in ‘13

Sophie Pruden Sr. F/C St. Mary’s Carrboro, N.C./Chapel Hill

Sarah Seipp Jr. G Salisbury Gaithersburg, Md./Gaithersburg

Aja Wallpher Sr. G York Ellicott City, Md./Seton Keough 2nd in ‘13; 1st in ‘12

2014 CAC Player of the Year: Brittany Hicks, York

2014 CAC Rookie of the Year: Brionna Johnson, Wesley

2014 “Bill Finney” CAC Coach of the Year: Betsy Witman, York (fourth time, also in 2002, 2009 and 2011)