Coach Davis Selected as AD3I Coach of the Year for Women's Basketball; Harrison and Brice Named to First Team All-Independent

Coach Davis Selected as AD3I Coach of the Year for Women’s Basketball; Harrison and Brice Named to First Team All-Independent

Written By: College of New Rochelle Sports

NEW ROCHELLE, NY — The Association of Division III Independents announced on Thursday March 15th that Coach Gerald Davis was selected as the Coach of the Year for Women’s Basketball. Senior forward Caitlin Harrison (Bronx, N.Y., Academy of Mount Saint Ursula) and sophomore guard Dar’Neisha Brice (California, MD, Great Mills High School) were also named to the First Team All-Independent. 

Coach Davis was in his first year as the leader for the Blue Angel women’s basketball team. He led the team to their first Hudson Valley Intercollegiate Athletic Conference Championship since 2014. 

Caitlin Harrison finished the season as the statistical leader in rebounds for the New Rochelle. She averaged 9.8 rebounds per game for a season total of 226. The senior had a season high 19 points at the Wellness Center on February 9th, against conference opponent The King’s College.

Sophomore Dar’Neisha Brice was the statistical leader in points with 457 and19.0 average per game, 3-point field goals percentage with .320, assists with 79 total and 3.3 average per game, and steals finishing with 69. 

 

2018 ALL-INDEPENDENT WOMEN’S BASKETBALL TEAM

 

PLAYER OF THE YEAR: Kelsey Johnson, Marantha Baptist University

ROOKIE OF THEY YEAR: Shannon O’Donnell, Illinois Institute of Technology

COACH OF THE YEAR: Gerald Davis, The College of New Rochelle

 

FIRST TEAM ALL-INDEPENDENT

NAMESCHOOLYEARPOSHOMETOWN
Kelsey JohnsonMarantha Baptist UniversitySOGStephenson, MI
Dar’Neisha BriceThe College of New RochelleSOGCalifornia, MD
Rae GrubbsMount Mary UniversitySOGCovington, IN
Shannon O’DonnellIllinois Institute of TechnologyFRGLemont, IL
Erin EfimoffIllinois Institute of TechnologySOCBeverley Hills, MI
Alexis Bueltel  Marantha Baptist UniversitySRFStephenson, MI
Caitlin HarrisonThe College of New RochelleSRFBronx, N.Y.
Erica WilliamsMount Mary UniversityFRFBloomington, IL

SECOND TEAM ALL-INDEPENDENT

NAMESCHOOLYEARPOSHOMETOWN
Katie YoungUniversity of California, Santa CruzJRGSunnyvale, CA
Kim TomUniversity of California, Santa CruzSRGDaly City, CA
CJ CatinaUniversity of California, Santa CruzSOGSan Francisco, CA
Jenna SparksUniversity of California, Santa CruzJRCCastro Valley, CA
Becky OnanMount Mary UniversitySRFGrafton, WI
Katilin StephensonUniversity of California, Santa CruzJRFPalmdale, CA
Madison DavisIllinois Institute of TechnologySOGDothan, AK