March 20, 2001
COTTRELL NAMED KODAK ALL-AMERICAN
Norse junior forward earns honor for second straight year
HIGHLAND HEIGHTS, Ky. - Northern Kentucky University womens basketball player Michelle Cottrell has been named to the Kodak NCAA Division II All-America Team.
Cottrell, a junior forward who earned Great Lakes Valley Conference Player of the Year honors, averaged 17.4 points and 8.1 rebounds this season while leading NKU to a 25-5 record. This is the second straight year that Cottrell has been named to the Kodak All-America Team, and she is the first player in Norse history to receive the honor twice.
Cottrell, a graduate of Boone County High School, also shot 62.1 percent from the field and 80.5 percent from the free throw line.
2001 Division II Kodak All-America Team
Amanda Baker, Cal-State Bakersfield, F, SR
Kelley Barker, Bentley, C, SR
Emily Bloss, Emporia State, F, SR
Michelle Cottrell, Northern Kentucky, F, JR
Amie Kane, Kennesaw State, G, SR
Theresa LeCuyer, North Dakota, F, SR
Nana Lukengu-Corts, St. Rose, F, JR
Aprile Powell, Cal Poly Pomona, C, FR
Jill Razor, Rollins, G, SR
Rachel Sloan,Presbyterian, F, SR