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Paige, Gulczynski earn All-Big Ten honors


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<b>Sophomore Jacki Gulczynski earned honorable mention All-Big Ten honors.</b>

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Sophomore Jacki Gulczynski earned honorable mention All-Big Ten honors.
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March 4, 2013

MADISON, Wis. – Junior Morgan Paige has been named third-team All-Big Ten by league coaches and media while sophomore Jacki Gulczynski was an honorable mention pick on both teams. The Big Ten Conference office released both teams today.

Paige, a 5-9 guard, has been the Badgers’ leading scorer all season, ranking sixth in the Big Ten with 16.1 points per game. She has scored in double figures in 25-of-29 games this season, including eight games with 20-or-more points. The Marion, Iowa, native scored a career-high 33 points in leading Wisconsin to an upset of No. 7 Penn State on Jan. 31. Paige has been UW’s leading scorer in 18 games this season.

Paige is also the team’s top 3-point shooter, hitting 54-of-200 from deep, and has taken the most free throws on the squad, shooting 114-of-146 for 78.1 percent.

Gulczynski, a 6-1 forward, is one of only three sophomores on the coaches’ honor squad. She ranks second on the team with 12.6 points per game with her average going up to 14.6 points per game in Big Ten play. The Carol Stream, Ill., native has scored in double figures in 21 games this season, leading the Badgers in scoring in seven games. Gulczynski scored a career-high 32 points at Ohio State on Feb. 7.

Gulczynski is also one of the team’s top rebounders, averaging 5.9 boards per game. She has double-figure rebounds in six games this season, including a career-high 15 against the Buckeyes. Gulczynski also has a team-leading four double-doubles this season.

Gulczynski was also named the team’s Sportsmanship Award recipient for displaying positive sportsmanship. One member of each varsity sports team on every campus is chosen by his or her institution as a Sportsmanship Award honoree.

 All-Big Ten - Coaches
 First Team
 Rachel Banham  So.  G  Minnesota
 Jordan Hooper  Jr.  F  Nebraska
 Tayler Hill  Sr.  G  Ohio State
 Alex Bentley  Sr.  G  Penn State
 MAGGIE LUCAS  Jr.  G  Penn State
 Second Team
 Adrienne GodBold  Sr.  G  Illinois
 Karisma Penn  Sr.  F  Illinois
 Morgan Johnson  Sr.  C  iowa
 Kate Thompson  Sr.  G  Michigan
 Lindsey Moore  Sr.  G  Nebraska
 Third Team
 Jenny Ryan  Sr.  G  Michigan
 Klarissa Bell  Jr.  G  Michigan State
 Kendall Hackney  Sr.  F  Northwestern
 Nikki Greene  Sr.  F  Penn State
 Morgan Paige  Jr.  G  Wisconsin
 Honorable Mention
 Samantha Logic  So.  G  Iowa
 Jaime Printy  Sr.  G  Iowa
 Rachel Sheffer  Sr.  F  Michigan
 Micaëlla Riché  Jr.  F  Minnesota
 Dannielle Diamant  Sr.  C  Northwestern
 KK Houser  Jr.  G  Purdue
 Sam Ostarello  Sr.  F  Purdue
 Jacki Gulczynski  So.  F  Wisconsin
All-Defensive Team
 Adrienne GodBold  Sr.  G  Illinois
 Amber Stokes  Sr.  G  Ohio State
 Tayler Hill  Sr.  G  Ohio State
 Alex Bentley  Sr.  G  Penn State
 Dara Taylor  Jr.  G  Penn State
 All-Freshman Team
 Shayne Mullaney  Fr.  G  Minnesota
 RACHEL THERIOT  Fr.  G  Nebraska
 MAGGIE LYON  Fr.  F  Northwestern
 Ameryst Alston  Fr.  G  Ohio State
 Taylor Manuel  Fr.  F  Purdue
 Player of the Year
 Maggie Lucas  Jr.  G  Penn State
Defensive Player of the Year
 Adrienne GodBold  Sr.  G  Illinois
 Freshman of the Year
 Maggie Lyon  Fr.  F  Northwestern
 Sixth Player of the Year
 Melissa Dixon  So.  G  Iowa
 Coach of the Year
 Connie Yori   Nebraska
 UNANIMOUS SELECTIONS IN ALL CAPS
 Big Ten Sportsmanship Award Honorees

Amber Moore, Illinois; Aulani Sinclair, Indiana; Morgan Johnson, Iowa; Jenny Ryan, Michigan; Courtney Schiffauer, Michigan State; Leah Cotton, Minnesota; Meghin Williams, Nebraska; Kate Popovec, Northwestern; Amy Scullion, Ohio State; Gizelle Studevent, Penn State; Courtney Moses, Purdue; Jacki Gulczynski, Wisconsin

 

 All-Big Ten - Media
 First Team
 Karisma Penn  Sr.  F  Ilinois
 Jordan Hooper  Jr.  F  Nebraska
 Tayler Hill  Sr.  G  Ohio State
 Alex Bentley  Sr.  G  Penn State
 Maggie Lucas  Jr.  G  Penn State
 Second Team
 Rachel Banham  So.  G  Minnesota
 Sam Ostarello  Sr.  F  Purdue
 Morgan Johnson  Sr.  C  iowa
 Kate Thompson  Sr.  G  Michigan
 Lindsey Moore  Sr.  G  Nebraska
 Third Team
 Jenny Ryan  Sr.  G  Michigan
 Adrienne GodBold  Sr.  G  Illinois
 Samantha Logic  So.  G  Iowa
 Courtney Moses  Jr.  G  Purdue
 Morgan Paige  Jr.  G  Wisconsin
 Honorable Mention
 Aulani Sinclair  Sr.  F  Indiana
 Jaime Printy  Sr.  G  Iowa
 Nya Jordan  Sr.  F  Michigan
 Rachel Sheffer  Sr.  F  Michigan
 Klarissa Bell  Jr.  G  Michigan State
 Kiana Johnson  So.  G  Michigan State
 Jasmine Thomas  Sr.  G  Michigan State
 Micaëlla Riché  Jr.  F  Minnesota
 Emily Cady  So.  F  Nebraska
 Dannielle Diamant  Sr.  C  Northwestern
 Kendall Hackney  Sr.  F  Northwestern
 Maggie Lyon  Fr.  F  Northwestern
 Karly Roser  So.  G  Northwestern
 Nikki Greene  Sr.  F  Penn State
 Drey Mingo  Sr.  F  Purdue
 Jacki Gulczynski  So.  F  Wisconsin
 Freshman of the Year
 Maggie Lyon  Fr.  F  Northwestern
 Coach of the Year
 Coquese Washington   Penn State
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