Big Ten Announces Women's Basketball Sportsmanship Award Honorees
April 11, 2005
PARK RIDGE, IL - The Big Ten Conference office announced today honorees from each of the League's 11 women's basketball teams for the Big Ten Sportsmanship Award. The student-athletes chosen are individuals who have distinguished themselves through sportsmanship and ethical behavior. In addition, the student-athletes must be in good academic standing and have demonstrated good citizenship outside of the sports-competition setting.
Honorees for women's basketball are Illinois' Maggie Acuna, Indiana's Leah Enterline, Iowa's Jamie Cavey, Michigan's Krista Clement, Michigan State's Kristin Haynie, Minnesota's April Calhoun, Northwestern's Samantha McComb, Ohio State's Jessica Davenport, Penn State's Tanisha Wright, Purdue's Emily Heikes and Wisconsin's Ebba Gebisa.
These 11 student-athletes are now candidates for the Big Ten Sportsmanship Award, as the Conference office will honor one male and one female student-athlete from each institution at the end of the school year.
Maggie Acuna, Illinois