Lynchburg’s Shannon Allan Named to the All-ODAC Third Team

For immediate release - 2/22/2012 - #244
Lynchburg's Shannon Allan Named to the All-ODAC Third Team 

FOREST, VA – Lynchburg College women's basketball freshman Shannon Allan was honored by the Old Dominion Athletic Conference (ODAC) on Wednesday by being named to the All-ODAC Third Team. The all-conference teams were compiled through a vote of the league's coaches.

This season, the guard/forward from Warwick, NY has averaged 14.5 points per game and is shooting 43.9% from the floor. She has started 24 games this season while averaging eight rebounds per game which ranks fourth in the conference.

Allan also ranks second in the ODAC in blocks (39) and fourth in conference with 136 defensive rebounds. She has scored in double-figures in 21 out of 25 games during her freshman campaign while registering eight double-doubles.

Eighth-seeded Lynchburg takes on first-seeded Virginia Wesleyan College on Thursday afternoon at 1 p.m. in the first round of the ODAC Tournament in Salem, VA.

2012 ALL-ODAC WOMEN'S BASKETBALL TEAMS
ODAC Player of the Year:
Gabby Oglesby, So., Forward, Guilford
ODAC Coach of the Year: Stephany Dunmyer, Virginia Wesleyan
ODAC Rookie of the Year: Sarah Seipp, Fr., Guard, Virginia Wesleyan
ODAC/Farm Bureau Insurance Scholar-Athlete: Becca Bolton, Sr., Forward, Washington and Lee

All-ODAC First Team
Becca Bolton, Sr., Forward, Washington and Lee
Jessica Mullen, Jr., Guard, Bridgewater
Gabby Oglesby, So., Forward, Guilford
Sarah Seipp, Fr., Guard, Virginia Wesleyan
Taylor Wieczorek, Sr., Center, Randolph-Macon
Bianca Ygarza, So., Forward, Eastern Mennonite

All-ODAC Second Team
Kristen Blalock, Sr., Center, Virginia Wesleyan
Jazlyn Gibbs, Sr., Guard, Guilford
Jasmine Greene, Jr., Guard, Hollins
Meg Ingram, Sr., Guard, Washington and Lee
Maggie Roy, Sr., Guard, Randolph-Macon
Kala Yoders, So., Forward, Eastern Mennonite

All-ODAC Third Team
Shannon Allan, Fr., Guard/Forward, Lynchburg
Paxton Gwin, So., Guard/Forward, Roanoke
Jenny Logan, Sr., Guard, Bridgewater
Sarah Parsons, Fr., Guard, Randolph-Macon
Stephanie Rheinheimer, So., Guard, Eastern Mennonite
Katy Wilson, Jr., Guard/Forward, Washington and Lee