IRVINE, Calif. -- Kristen Mann, who led UC Santa Barbara to
their 10th straight Big West Conference women's championship, has
been selected the league's player of the year, the conference
Mann, a 6-foot-2 senior from Santa Ana, was joined on the All
Big-West first team by Emily Faurholt and Leilani Mitchell of
Idaho; Aisha Hollans of Long Beach State; Ofa Tulikihihifo of Cal
State Northridge, and Kemie Nkele of UC Riverside.
UCSB's Mia Fisher and Brandy Richardson were second-team
selections along with Petra Glaser and Crystal McCutcheon of Long
Beach State and Angie Ned of UC Irvine.
Nkele was the conference's freshman of the year and was joined
on the all-freshman team by Jessica Wilson of UCSB; Katie Holloway
of Cal State Northridge; Taylor Richards of Utah State, and Jeannie
Saunders of Long Beach State.
Cal State Northridge's Tammy Holder was voted the conference's
coach of the year.