Senior Makenzie Mason (Doylestown, Pa./Central Bucks West) of The University of Scranton women's basketball team added another chapter to her storied career on Tuesday night as she was named a D3hoops.Com Fourth Team All-American.
Mason also earned Honorable Mention All-American honors from the Women's Basketball Coaches Association (WBCA) and was named a All-Mid-Atlantic Region First Team selection by D3hoops.Com. This marks the second straight season that Mason has received All-American accolades. The Doylestown, Pa., native is also the two-time Landmark Conference Player of the Year.
Tufts' Erica DeCandido was named D3hoops.com Player of the Year, while Aaliyah Hampton of Berea College was named Rookie of the Year and Hope's Brian Morehouse was named Coach of the Year.
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The senior guard led Scranton in scoring (14.0 points per game) and rebounding (7.0 rpg) en route to the program's fifth straight Landmark Conference title. The Lady Royals went 24-4 on the season including a 12-game winning streak that began in late January and defeated Moravian in the Landmark semifinals before toppling Catholic by a score of 63-42 in the conference championship game as Mason recorded a double-double in both games to earn Tournament MVP honors.
Mason averaged 16.1 points per game and shot 54.4% from the field in her final 11 games entering the NCAA Tournament. She became the 30th player in program history to score 1,000 career points in a 59-46 win over Susquehanna on Jan. 22 and finished her illustrious career with 1,189 career points, which ranks 18th all-time in Lady Royals history.