Belton (February 27, 2013) -- The University of Mary Hardin-Baylor women’s basketball team placed four players on the American Southwest Conference All-West Division Teams released today. The Cru had a one First Team selection, one Second Team selection and placed one player on the West Division All-Freshman Team. UMHB also claimed the West Division Newcomer of the Year and West Division Sportsmanship Athlete of the Year.
Taylor Tucker was voted ASC West Division Newcomer of the Year after averaging team-bests with 16.8 points and 11.0 rebounds per game. Tucker, a sophomore forward from A&M Consolidated High School, also was voted to the All-West Division First Team and the West Division All-Defensive Team. She added 28 blocked shots, 31 steals and 20 assists during the season.
Jovana Miles was named to the All-West Division Second Team and joined Tucker on the West Division All-Defensive Team. Miles, a junior post from Luling High School, averaged 10.1 Points and 10.0 rebounds per contest. She also added 31 steals, 10 blocked shots and 19 assists.
Kourtney Bevers was voted to the West Division All-Freshman Team. Bevers, a freshman guard from Liberty Hill High School, averaged 7.1 points and 3.9 rebounds per game. She had 45 assists, 27 steals and 11 blocked shots.
Brandy Dittert was named West Division Sportsmanship Athlete of the Year. Dittert, a senior forward from Katy Cinco Ranch High School, averaged 4.2 points and 3.5 rebounds per game as the lone senior on the UMHB roster this season.
The Cru women finished the season with a 7-18 overall record. UMHB advanced to the ASC Championship Tournament for the seventh time in the last eight seasons before falling to Louisiana College in the quarterfinals.