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Eastern Florida Women's Basketball Presents Awards at Banquet
Eastern Florida’s women’s basketball award winners were, from left: Freshman guard/forward Kristina Bugarski, freshman guard Jessica Doyle, freshman forward Rachelle Aupont, sophomore forward Kendall Hedgecock, and freshman guard Rhaven Kemp.
May 19, 2014 - Eastern Florida's women's basketball team marked its 2013-2014 season with an awards banquet.
Head coach Jim Grimes and his staff presented several awards. The winners were:
- The Titan Way Award: Freshman guard Jessica Doyle.
- Most Valuable Player Award: Doyle.
- Dr. Marsha Mann Lake Scholar Athlete of the Year: Freshman guard/forward Kristina Bugarski. The award is named for Dr. Lake, a math professor on the Titusville Campus. As Marsha Mann, Dr. Lake played in the World University Games in 1973 and was the University of North Carolina's first women's basketball All-American in 1975. Her uniform number 44 was retired. She also is a member of the Atlantic Coast Conference's 50th anniversary team announced in 2003.
Freshman guard/forward Kristina Bugarski, winner of Dr. Marsha Mann Lake Scholar Athlete of the Year with Titusville Campus math professor Dr. Marsha Mann Lake.
- Defensive Player of the Year: Sophomore forward Kendall Hedgecock.
- Statistical leader awards went to: steals: freshman guard Rhaven Kemp; free-throw percentage; Doyle; three-point percentage: freshman forward Rachelle Aupont; assists: Bugarski; three-pointers made: Doyle; rebounding: Aupont; scoring: Doyle.
Also, Doyle was recognized for being a Florida College System Activities Association Southern Conference first-team honoree and freshman forward Aupont for being a second-team honoree.
Hedgecock, Kiersten Colgan and Tomoriya Hamm delivered sophomore speeches at the banquet. The Titans finished the season, their first under Grimes, at 7-23.