The Kansas University women’s basketball team held its postseason awards reception and senior celebration Thursday night in the Kansas Union Ballroom, with freshman guard Monica Engelman nabbing the prestigious Ms. Jayhawk Award.
It marked the first time a freshman has won the award.
Other awards announced during the banquet included senior Danielle McCray earning the Lew Perkins Leadership Award.
Jayhawks Most Outstanding Person Award — Nicole Corcoran
Athletic Director's Honor Roll — Tania Jackson, Angel Goodrich, Kelly Kohn, Danielle McCray, Porscha Weddington
Big 12 Academic Award— Kelly Kohn, Danielle McCray, Porscha Weddington-First Team; Angel Goodrich-Second Team
Big 12 Athletic Honor — Danielle McCray (Second Team), Carolyn Davis (Freshman Team)
Academic Pride Award — Tania Jackson
Best Defender — Sade Morris
Most Improved — Carolyn Davis
Lew Perkins Leadership Award — Danielle McCray
Ms. Jayhawk Award — Monica Engelman