Abby Owings Named WBCA All-America Honorable Mention

Abby Owings Named WBCA All-America Honorable Mention

(GRAND RAPIDS, Mich.) – Thomas More College junior guard Abby Owings (Independence, Ky./Simon Kenton) has been named 2017 WBCA (Women's Basketball Coaches Association) NCAA Division III Coaches' All-America honorable mention.

Owings, voted the Presidents' Athletic Conference (PAC) Player of the Year in February and first team All-Great Lakes Region by D3hoops.com earlier this week, finished fifth in the league in scoring, averaging 16.0 points per game. She also ranked third in assist-to-turnover ratio (2.0), fourth in steals per game (2.2) and fifth in assists per game (3.4) and three-point field goals made (57). A two-time All-PAC First Team selection, Owings was a D3hoops.com preseason second team All-American selection and was as 2016 D3hoops.com fourth team All-American.

Thomas More finished the 2016-17 with a 28-1 record and advanced to the NCAA Division III Championship second round after winning the PAC regular season and tournament titles.