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The CIAA Announces Men’s and Women’s All-Conference Honors, Player and Defensive Player of the Year
Hampton, VA-–The Central Collegiate Athletic Association is proud to celebrate its selections for the 2004 CIAA All-Conference Men’s and Women’s teams. Featured on the Men’s team is 2003-2004 Player of the Year, Desmond Peoples of Saint Augustine’s College. Peoples, a 6’7″, senior forward from Clinton, Maryland leads the conference in rebounding with 11.4 boards a game and is fifth in scoring at 20.2 points per contest for the 17-8 Falcons.
The 2003-2004 Defensive Player of the Year, Anthony Greenup of Shaw University leads the conference in offensive rebounds and is second in defensive with a total 9.8 rpg. Greenup also boasts the second best average in the conference in blocked shots, 2.7 per game.
Jessica Hawkins of Shaw University takes the crown as the 2003-2004 Women’s Basketball Player of the Year and Defensive Player of the Year. Hawkins, a versatile 5’7″ senior guard from Raleigh, North Carolina, leads the CIAA in assists at 5.8 a game and steals at 4.6 per contest. She also averages 11.4 points, 4.9 rebounds and shoots 58.1 percent from the field for the 23-2 Lady Bears.
The All-Conference Teams and Players of the Year will be formally honored at the Women’s and Men’s Tip-Off Banquets. Both banquets will be held at the Embassy Suites-RDU in Cary on Sunday, February 22 and February 24 at 6:30pm, respectively.
The All-Conference Teams are attached: 2004 Men’s Basketball All-CIAA Team Name School Cl Ht. Pos Hometown Lee Cook BSU Jr 6′ 10″ C / F Omaha, NE Anton Jenifer BSU Sr 5′ 9″ G Baltimore, MD Jonathan Harris ESCU Sr 6′ 4″ F Charlotte, NC Kenny Haywood FSU Sr 6′ 4″ F Fayetteville, NC Donell Williams FSU Jr 6′ 3″ G Los Angeles, CA David Young NCCU Sr 6′ 5″ G Pittsburg, PA Desmond Peoples SAC Sr 6′ 7″ F Clinton, MD Anthony Greenup SU Sr 6′ 8″ C / F Baton Rouge, LA Ralph Brown VUU Jr 6′ 4″ F Richmond, VA Luqman Jaaber VUU Jr 5′ 10″ G Richmond, VA Darius Hargrove VUU So 6′ 4″ G Warfield, VA Audly Wehner WSSU Fr 6′ 6″ F Fayetteville, NC Player of the Year- Desmond Peoples, Saint Augustine’s College Defensive Player of the Year- Anthony Greenup- Shaw University 2004 Women’s Basketball All-CIAA Team Name School Cl. Ht. Pos. Hometown Allyson Hardy BSU Jr 5′ 6″ G Germantown, MD Rachill Robinson BSU Jr 6′ 1″ F Fort Washington, MD Joi Surratt JCSU Sr 5′ 5″ G Charlotte, NC Lauren Goss JCSU Jr 5′ 10″ F Morrow, GA Tiona Beatty NCCU Sr 5′ 5″ G Queens, NY Kiarsha Curtis SU Jr 5′ 8″ G Capital Heights, MD LaTasha Shipman SU Sr 6′ 1″ F Rigelwood, NC Jessica Hawkins SU Sr 5′ 4″ F Raleigh, NC Margiella Mobley SU Sr 6′ 1″ F Jacksonville, FL Alonna Marble VSU Sr 5′ 8″ F Capital Heights, MD Pria Stellmacher VUU Jr 5′ 5″ G Suitland, MD Danielle Hoggard VUU Sr 6′ 5″ C Richmond, VA Player of the Year- Jessica Hawkins, Shaw University Defensive Player of the Year- Jessica Hawkins, Shaw University