March 27, 2006
BELLINGHAM, Wash. -
Western Washington University women's basketball forward Tina Donahue was named to the Division II Bulletin All-America Team announced today.
Donahue was a fourth-team selection. Earlier, she received honorable mention on the Kodak/Women's Basketball Coaches Association NCAA II All-America Team for the second straight year. She also was a first-team Kodak/WBCA West Region all-star for the second consecutive season and the Great Northwest Athletic Conference Player of the Year.
Donahue, a 6-foot senior from Stanwood, helped Western to a 27-2 record, the GNAC championship with a perfect 18-0 record, a school-record 21-game winning streak and the semifinals of the West Regional. She averaged 13.8 points on 42.3 percent (44-of-104) 3-point accuracy, 5.7 rebounds and 2.7 assists.
Four other West Region players received DII Bulletin honors. Leora Juster from UC San Diego was a second-team pick. Honorable mention went to Amber Simmons from Chico State, Katie McElree from Cal State Bakersfield and Mandy Wood from Seattle Pacific.
2006 Division II Bulletin All-America Team
Jennifer Harris Washburn Senior Guard
Kristy Boese North Dakota Senior Forward
Lisa Lee Charleston Senior Forward
Amanda Newton Drury Senior Forward
Erika Quigley St. Cloud State Junior Center
Diana Lopez Regis Junior Guard
Niki Reams Grand Valley St. Senior Forward
Alisha Collins Stonehill Junior Forward
Nicole Woods Belmont Abbey Senior Guard
Tai Ellis West Georgia Senior Guard
Leora Juster UC San Diego Junior Guard
Lindsey Dietz Minn. Duluth Senior Forward
Michelle Stueve Emporia St. Soph. Forward
Mary Moskal Lewis Junior Forward
Ashley Reed Fairmont St. Senior Guard
Tina Donahue Western Washington Senior Forward
Tanetra Barrett Wingate Junior Guard
Joslyn Giles Rollins Senior Forward
Nastassia Boucicault Shaw Senior Guard
Becky Marquart-King Lake Superior St. Senior Center
Katie McElree, Cal State Bakersfield, Sr.
Megan Bauer, Holy Family, Jr.
LaShonda Chiles, Anderson, Jr.
Leah Shumoski, Phil. Sciences, Sr.
Caronica Randle, Central Arkansas, Jr.
Jennifer Knight, St. Edward's, Sr.
Julie Dawson, Southwestern Oklahoma, Sr.
Michelle Lieber, Montana State Billings, Jr.
Emily Brister, West Texas A&M, Fr.
Shekiya Tarpkins, Fort Valley, So.
Alison Tagliaferri, Mansfield, Sr.
Nicole Gruntorad, Wayne State, Sr.
Kata Rutledge, Drury, Sr.
Mandy Wood, Seattle Pacific, Sr.
Callie Iorfido, Edinboro, Sr.
Yakeeshia Ross, USC Upstate, Sr.
Ashley Hilton, New Haven
Katie Williamson, North Georgia, Sr.
Sharmian Selman, AIC, Sr.
Brooke Ubelaker, Washburn, Jr.
Joelle Martin, Merrimack, Sr.
Shamika Jackson, S. Conn., So.
Rachel Redick, Glenville St., Jr.
Cassie King, NC Central, Jr.
Karmen Graham, Northern Kentucky, Jr.
Michelle Gibson, W. Florida, Sr.
Kate Schrader, Fla. Gulf Coast, Jr.
Amber Simmons, Chico State, So.