The Northern Texas Junior College Athletic Conference announced the 2016-2017 Women's Basketball Awards today. The Lady Leopards had a couple players recognized with First Team honors, sophomores Alexis Harris and Mikayla Blount. Harris, a guard from Austin, started in all 30 games for the Lady Leopards this season. Harris averaged 10.8 points and 8.6 rebounds per game overall and 11.3 points and 9.4 rebounds per game in conference. She racked up 12 double-doubles this season, with seven of them being in conference play. Blount, a guard from Copperas Cove and two sport athlete at Temple College, started in 25 of the 27 games she played in once she joined the team after volleyball season. Blount averaged 10.4 points per game and 7.0 rebounds per game overall and 12.4 points per game and 7.4 rebounds per game in conference. Temple's Kristen Nelson was recognized with Honorable Mention honors. Nelson, a freshman guard from Killeen, started in all 30 games for the Lady Leopards. She averaged 11.9 points per game overall and 12.5 points per game in conference.
Women's Basketball All-Conference Players Announced
Mar 05, 2017