Wichita State Shockers

WSU's Lankster earns MVC honors

Wichita State junior Haleigh Lankster was named to the All-Missouri Valley Conference women's basketball second team.

Lankster, a guard from Tulsa, averages 12.9 points and 4.2 rebounds. She was also named to the All-Defensive team. She leads WSU with 55 steals.

Guard BreAnna Dawkins was named to the All-Freshman team. Dawkins, from Dallas, started 25 games and averages 6.1 points, 4.3 rebounds and 2.9 assists.

WSU (16-13) plays Creighton (18-11) at 2:35 p.m., Friday in the quarterfinals of the MVC Tournament in St. Charles, Mo.

All-MVC - Lizzie Boeck, Northern Iowa; Casey Garrison, Missouri State; Emily Hanley, Illinois State; Jacqui Kain, Northern Iowa; Kristin Turk, Drake; Kelsey Woodard, Creighton

Second team - Lankster, Kaite Broadway, Illinois State; Sam Schuett, Creighton; Christiana Shorter, Missouri State; Shannon Thomas, Indiana State

Honorable mention - Amanda Clifton, Illinois State; Teri Oliver, Southern Illinois; Raisa Taylor, Bradley; Carli Tritz, Creighton; Katie Yohn, Bradley

All-Defensive team - Lankster, Schuett, Clifton, Erin Brocka, Northern Iowa; Tia Mays, Missouri State

All-Freshman team - Dawkins, Tritz, Karly Buer, Missouri State, Anna Munn, Indiana State; Sarah Nelson, Creighton