Ashley Melson Selected to the Preseason All-SoCon Team
Georgia Southern senior Ashley Melson was named to the preseason all-conference team. She is the Lady Eagles’ top returning scorer with 9.3 points per game last season.
Mercedes Robinson of Davidson was selected as the preseason player of the year. She enters this season as the league’s top returning scorer and rebounder at 12.7 points and 8.7 rebounds per game.
The Lady Eagles get underway at Hanner Fieldhouse against Brewton-Parker on Saturday, November 15 at 1 p.m. For all of your women’s basketball ticket needs call 1-800-GSU-WINS.
2008-09 SoCon Women’s Basketball Preseason Coaches Poll
Place School (1st) Points
3. Davidson 77
4. Samford 70
8. Furman 35
9. Wofford 34
10. Appalachian State 22
11. Elon 21
2008-09 SoCon Women’s Basketball Preseason All-Conference Team
Mercedes Robinson, Davidson Preseason Player of the Year
Kristen Boone, UNC
Emily London, Samford
Liz Miller, Wofford
Mahagony Williams, Wofford
Brittany Mixon, Appalachian State
- Category: Women's Basketball
- Published on Thursday, 30 October 2008 00:11