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2020 LSWA All-Louisiana Women's Basketball Teams

Co-Player of the Year: Ayana Mitchell (LSU), DeAuia Thompson (LSU-Shreveport)
 Newcomer of the Year: Awa Trasi (LSU)
 Freshman of the Year: ZyUnn Cormier (Louisiana College)
 Coach of the Year: Jaime Gonzales (LSU-Eunice)

FIRST TEAM
- Ayana Mitchell (LSU),  R-Senior, Forward
- DeAuja Thompson (LSU-Shreveport), Junior, Guard
- Ava Jones (LSU-Eunice), Sophomore, Guard
- Kelsey Thaxton (LSU-Alexandria), Sophomore, Guard      
- Krystal Freeman (Tulane), Junior, Forward
 
SECOND TEAM
- Kaila Anthony (Loyola-New Orleans), G/F, Senior
- Ty'Reona Doucet (UL-Lafayette), Junior, Forward
- Rehema Franklin (New Orleans), Senior, Guard
- Khayla Pointer (LSU), Junior, Guard
- Faustine Aifuwa (LSU), R-Junior, Center
 
THIRD TEAM
- Amber Dixon (LA Tech), Junior, Guard
- Damilola Balogun (McNeese State), Senior, Forward
- ZyUnn Cormier (Louisiana College), Freshman, Guard
- Justice Coleman (Grambling State), Junior, Guard
- Alexandria Pollard (Bossier Parish CC), Sophomore, Center
 
Honorable Mention: Kira Bonner, Northwestern State; Arsula Clark, Tulane; Ciera Daniels, LSU-Alexandria, Gara Beth Self, ULM; Celica Sterling, Southeastern LA; Kendriana Washington, LSU-Alexandria; Asia Woods, New Orleans
 

2019 LSWA All-Louisiana Women's Basketball Teams

Player of the Year: Cassidy Barrios, Nicholls
Freshman of the Year: Kelsey Thaxton, LSU-Alexandria
Newcomer of the Year: Jas Hill, Xavier
Coach of the Year: Bo Browder, Xavier
 
First Team
Cassidy Barrios, Nicholls
Kierra Anthony, Louisiana Tech
Shakyla Hill, Grambling
Ayana Mitchell, LSU
Danyale Bayonee, LSU-Alexandria
 
Second Team
Krystal Freeman, Tulane
Jas Hill, Xavier
Monette Bolden, Bossier Parish CC
Alyssa Washington, Dillard
Kelsey Thaxton, LSU-Alexandria
 
Third Team
Khayla Pointer, LSU
Shania Woods, New Orleans
Kalia Anthony, Loyola
Arsula Clark, ULM
Brandi Williams, UL Lafayette
 
Honorable Mention: Celica Sterling, Southeastern Louisiana; Kayla Watson, BRCC; Ty'Reona Doucet, UL Lafayette; Megan Worry, Loyola.

2018 LSWA All-Louisiana Women's Basketball Teams

Player of the Year: Cassidy Barrios, Nicholls
Newcomer of the Year: Christina Devers, LSU-Shreveport
Freshman of the Year: Arsula Clark, ULM
Coach of the Year: Dobee Plaisance, Nicholls 

First Team
Cassidy Barrios – Nicholls – Jr. – G – Raceland, La.
Randi Brown – UNO – Sr. – G – Houma, La.
Alexus Malone – Louisiana Tech – Sr. – F – Oxford, Miss.
Kolby Morgan – Tulane – Sr. – G – New Orleans, La.
Shakyla Hill – Grambling – Sr. – G – Little Rock, Ark.

Second Team
Raigyne Louis – LSU – Sr. – G – Fort Lauderdale, Fla.
Christina Devers – LSU-Shreveport – Sr. – G – Bixby, Okla.
Chloe Jackson – LSU – Jr. – G – Upper Marlboro, Md.
Katie Lemieux – LSU-Alexandria – Sr. – G – Fairview, La.
Brianna Green – Southern – Sr. – F – Fort Lauderdale, Fla.

Third Team
Taylin Underwood – Southeastern Louisiana – Sr. – G – Livingston, La.
Kierra Anthony – Louisiana Tech – Jr. – G – New Iberia, La.
Gabriella Cortez – ULM – Sr. – F – Natchitoches, La.
Brooke Jones – Louisiana College – Sr. – C – Covington, La.
Arsula Clark – ULM – Fr. – G – Douglasville, Ga.

Honorable Mention: Taylor Stahly, Louisiana Tech; Tykeria Williams, Nicholls; Ayana Mitchell, LSU; Simone Fields, Louisiana Tech.



2017 LSWA All-Louisiana Women's Basketball Team

Player of the Year: Raigyne Moncrief, LSU

Newcomer of the Year: Chloe Jackson, LSU

Freshman of the Year: Charliee Dugas, Southeastern Louisiana

Coach of the Year: Kellie Kennedy, Loyola-New Orleans


First Team

Raigyne Moncrief, LSU, Junior, Guard, Fort Lauderdale, Florida

Randi Brown, UNO, Junior, Guard, Houma, La.

Kolby Morgan, Tulane, Junior, Guard, New Orleans, La.

Beatrice Attura, Northwestern State, Senior, Guard, McKinney, Texas

Jaylyn Gordon, Louisiana-Lafayette, Senior, Guard, Edgard, La. 


Second Team

Kourtney Pennywell, LSU-Shreveport, Senior, Forward, Shreveport, La.

Kierra Anthony, Louisiana Tech, Sophomore, Guard, New Iberia, La.              

Shakyla Hill, Grambling State, Sophomore, Guard, Little Rock, Ark.

Taylin Underwood, Southeastern Louisiana, Junior, Guard, Livingston, La.

Chloe Jackson, LSU, Sophomore, Guard, Upper Marlboro, Maryland


Third Team

Meghan Temple, Loyola (N.O.), Senior, Forward, Houston, Texas

Courtney Randle, LSU-Shreveport, Senior, Guard, Lamarque, Texas

Alexus Malone, Louisiana Tech, Junior, Forward, Oxford, Miss.

Simone Fields, Louisiana-Lafayette, Junior, Forward, San Antonio, Texas

Katie Lemieaux, LSU-Alexandria, Junior, Guard, Fairview, La.


Honorable Mention: Leslie Vorphal, Tulane; Cassidy Barrios, Nicholls State; Zoie Miller, Loyola (N.O.); Alyssa Washington, Dillard; Cheyenne Brown, Northwestern State



2016 LSWA All-Louisiana Women's Basketball Team

Player of the Year

 Brandi Wingate, LA Tech

Freshman of the Year

Shakyla Hill, Grambling State

Newcomer of the Year

Alexis Hyder, LSU

Coach of the Year

Garry Brodhead UL-Lafayette 

First Team All-State

Brandi Wingate, LA Tech, Senior, Forward (Columbia, Maryland) (17.2 ppg, 7.6 rpg, 1.5 apg, 1.0 spg) (337 points)

Keke Veal, UL-Lafayette, Senior, Guard (Opelousas, La.) (17.0 ppg, 3.6 rbg, 76 assists, 71 steals) (309 points)

Kolby Morgan, Tulane, Sophomore, Guard (New Orleans, La.) (17.1 ppg, 4.6 rpg, 2.2 spg, 2.3 apg) (286 points)

Janelle Perez, Northwestern St, Senior, Guard (El Paso, Texas) (15.8 ppg; 4.0 apg; 3.7 apg; 1.1 spg) (261 points)

Jalyn Johnson, McNeese State, Senior, Guard (Jennings, La.) (15.3 ppg, 1.7 rpg., 5.2 APG, 1.5 SPG) (237 points)


Second Team All-State

Whitney Gathright, Xavier, Senior, Guard (New Orleans, La.)

Alexis Hyder, LSU, Junior, Forward (Austin, Texas)

Reagan Maricle, LSU-Alexandria, Senior, Guard (Fairview, La.)

Kourtney Pennywell, LSU-Shreveport, Senior, Forward (Shreveport, La.)

Alayshia Hunter, ULM, Senior, Forward (Killeen, Texas)


Third Team All-State

Shakyla Hill, Grambling State, Freshman, Guard (Little Rock, Ark.)

Randi Brown, New Orleans, Sophomore, Guard (Houma, La.)

Allison Baggett, McNeese State, Senior, Guard (Iota, La.)

Taylor Maricle, LSU-Alexandria, Senior, Guard (Fairview, La.)

Kia Wilridge, UL-Lafayette, Senior Guard (Crowley, La.)


Honorable Mention

Liann McCarthy, Nicholls; Briana Oglesby, Loyola-New Orleans; Pearl Paulo, LSU-Alexandria; Nanna Pool, Southeastern Louisiana; Brooke Pumroy, LA Tech;; Quiana Tucker, LSU-Shreveport; Leslie Vorpahl, Tulane


2015 LSWA All-Louisiana Women's Basketball Team

PLAYER OF THE YEAR – Danielle Ballard, LSU

FRESHMAN OF THE YEAR – Kolby Morgan, Tulane

NEWCOMER OF THE YEAR – Brandi Wingate, Louisiana Tech

COACH OF THE YEAR – DoBee Plaisance, Nicholls


FIRST TEAM

NAME, SCHOOL/POS./CL./HOMETOWN/NOTES

Danielle Ballard, LSU/G/Jr./Memphis, Tenn./First-Team All-SEC, SEC Def. Team, 14.4 ppg, 7.2 rpg

Allison Baggett, McNeese/G/Jr./Iota, La./First-Team All-SLC, 16.2 ppg, 4th in SLC in scoring,2.6 rpg

Whitney Frazier, Louisiana Tech/F/Sr./El Dorado, Ark./First-Team All-C-USA, 14.8 ppg, 7.1 rpg

Kourtney Pennywell, LSU-Shreveport/F/So./Shreveport, La./RRAC POY, NAIA A-A, 22.5 ppg, 11.7 rpg

Janelle Perez, Northwestern State/G/Jr./El Paso, Texas/First-Team All-SLC, 15.2 ppg, 3.5 apg


SECOND TEAM

NAME, SCHOOL/POS./CL./HOMETOWN/NOTES

Sharnice Brooks, ULM/C/Sr./Mer Rouge, La./Second-Team All-SBC, 15.0 ppg, 6.4 rpg

Kendra Coleman, Southern/G/Sr./Donaldsonville, La./First Team All-SWAC, 14.1 ppg, 2.6 apg

Raigyne Moncrief, LSU/G/So./Fort Lauderdale, Fla./11.7 ppg, 6.6 rpg, 21 double figure scoring games

Jenny Nash, Nicholls/G/Sr./Houston, Texas/Second Team All-SLC, 14.0 ppg, 6.2 rpg, 3.1 apg

Janeicia Neely, Loyola/G/Sr./Kenner, La./SSAC First-Team, NAIA Second Team A-A, 19.1 ppg, 4.3 apg


THIRD TEAM

NAME, SCHOOL/POS./CL./HOMETOWN/NOTES

Randi Brown, UNO/G/Fr./Houma, La./SLC FOY, 12.7 ppg, 1.9 rpg

Whitney Gathright, Xavier/G/Jr./New Orleans, La./GCAC First Team, NAIA A-A HM, 12.8 ppg, 3.7 apg

Kolby Morgan, Tulane/G/Fr./New Orleans, La./Third Team All-American Conf., 12.0 ppg, 4.7 apg

Kelia Shelton, Louisiana Tech/G/Sr./Rock Hill, S.C./Second Team All-C-USA, 13.2 ppg, 5.3 rpg

Keke Veal, UL-Lafayette/G/Jr./Opelousas, La./Third Team All-SBC, 14.1 ppg, 3.7 rpg

HONORABLE MENTION

Danielle Blagg, Tulane, G; Jaylyn Gordon, UL-Lafayette, G, Jalyn Johnson, McNeese, G; Kia Wilridge, UL-Lafayette, G.



2014 LSWA All-Louisiana Women's Basketball Team


Player of the Year: Theresa Plaisance, LSU
Freshman of the Year: Raigyne Moncrief, LSU
Newcomer of the Year: Chrisstasia Walter, Louisiana Tech

Coach of the Year: Brooke and Scott Stoehr, Northwestern State


First-Team

Trudy Armstrong / Northwestern State / Forward / Sophomore / Dallas, Texas
Allison Baggett / McNeese State / Guard / Sophomore / Iota, La.
Whitney Frazier / Louisiana Tech / Forward / Junior / El Dorado, Ark.
Theresa Plaisance / LSU / Forward / Senior / New Orleans, La.
Emani White / Nicholls State / Guard / Sophomore / New Orleans, La.

Second-Team
Jasmine Brewer / Loyola / Forward / Senior / Houston, Texas
Kendra Coleman / Southern / Guard / Junior / Donaldsonville, La.
Jamie Kaplan / Tulane / Guard / Junior / Sebastian, Fla.
Joanna Miller / Grambling State / Guard / Senior / Los Angeles, Calif.
Ashleigh Simmons / ULM / Forward / Senior / Hawkins, Texas

Third Team
Danielle Ballard / LSU / Guard / Sophomore / Memphis, Tenn.
Danielle Blagg / Tulane / Guard / Junior / San Antonio, Texas
Jeanna Diakos / LSU-Shreveport / Forward / Senior / Ragley, La.
Whitney Gathright / Xavier / Guard / Sophomore / New Orleans, La.
Jeanne Kenney / LSU / Guard / Senior Baton Rouge, La.

Honorable Mention: Tiffany Dale (Tulane), Aja Gibson (Southeastern Louisiana), Keisha Lee (Northwestern State), Reigyne Moncrief (LSU), Cecilia Okoye (McNeese State), Nanna Pool (Southeastern Louisiana), Chrisstasia Walter (Louisiana Tech)



2013 LSWA All-Louisiana Women's Basketball Team

Player of the Year: Theresa Plaisance, LSU

Freshman of the Year: Danielle Ballard, LSU

Newcomer of the Year: Joanna Miller, Grambling State

Coach of the Year: Nikki Caldwell, LSUFirst team


Theresa Plaisance, LSU, Jr.,Forward

Ashlyn Baggett, McNeese State,  Sr.,  Guard

Natosha Gottlieb,  La. College,  Sr., Forward

Sharde Henry, LSU-Shreveport,  Sr., Guard

Joanna Miller,  Grambling State,  Jr., Guard

Second team

Adrienne Webb, LSU, Sr., Guard

Alisha Allen, Nicholls State, Sr., Forward

Danielle Ballard, LSU, Fr., Guard

Jazzmin Smith, Dillard, Sr., Forward

Caitlin Baggett, McNeese State, Sr., Guard

Third team

Vashni Sharp-Moore, Centenary, Jr., Guard

Olivia Grayson, Tulane, Sr., Guard

Jasmine Brewer, Loyola, Jr., Forward

Whitney Frazier, La. Tech, So.,  Forward

KK Babin, Nicholls State, Jr., Guard

Honorable mention: Danielle Blagg, Tulane; Jenna Diakos, LSU-Shreveport; Brittany Lewis, La. Tech; Janelle Perez, Northwestern State; Lulu Perry, La. Tech; April Perry, SUNO.