Liz Wood Named America East Co-Rookie Of The Year
UMaine women’s basketball player and freshman Liz Wood was named America East Co-Rookie of the Year late this afternoon. She shares the honor with Shareesha Richards of Albany.Wood led the Black Bears in scoring this season with nearly 13 points per game. With all of the injuries this season, Wood was the one constant, starting all 28 games. In terms of conference ranks, she was fourth in both scoring and rebounding.Wood is the first UMaine player to earn this honor since Monica Peterson in 2002.