Walnut Ridge, Ark. - The American Midwest Conference released the 2016-17 conference awards upon the conclusion of the women's basketball tournament on Monday evening. Two Williams Baptist College Lady Eagles made the All-Conference team, while six earned Academic All-Conference.
Alytrius Perry (SR/Marked Tree, Ark. ) was named to the Second Team All-Conference squad after leading the team in points, assists, and steals per game. She averaged 13.03 points, 3.74 assists, and 2.45 steals. Her 2.45 steals led the AMC, while her 3.74 assists came in second in the conference. Nationally, she was ranked 14th in total steals and 24th in total assists.
Andrea Moffitt (SR/Lexington, Tenn. ) earned Honorable Mention All-Conference honors after finishing the season with an average of 11.90 points
and 8.38 rebounds per contest. She recorded nine double-doubles on the season, including five in her last six games.
Six Lady Eagles earned Academic All-Conference honors. Alexus Clardy (SR/Conway, Ark. ), Jordan Godwin (FR/Mountain Pine, Ark.), Kate Junkersfeld (FR/Pocahontas, Ark. ), Melanie McKuin (FR/Dexter, Mo. ), Abby Webb (FR/Harrison, Ark. ), and Taylor Williams (SR/Mountain Home, Ark. ) all maintained a minimum 3.0 grade point average and are in at least their second term of attendance at WBC.
Clardy was also named to the inaugural Champions of Character Team. This award goes to the student-athlete who represents the five core values
of the NAIA's Champions of Character initiative - respect, integrity, responsibility, servant leadership, and sportsmanship.
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