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Siemon Named to Big East/Nike All-Star Team

April 6, 1999

NOTRE DAME, Ind. — Notre Dame sophomore Kelley Siemon (Edina, Minn.) has been one of 13 players from the BIG EAST Conference selected to play for the 1999 BIG EAST/Nike Women’s Basketball All-Star Team this summer.

The squad, which will be directed by Boston College head coach Cathy Inglese, will tour Belgium and Germany May 29-June 8 and will play five games against the top club teams from each country.

Siemon, a two-year starter for the Irish, helped Notre Dame to a 26-5 mark this season as the team earned a fourth consecutive NCAA tournament bid. The 6-2 forward averaged 5.8 points and was the third-leading rebounder at 5.0 rebounds per game.

The all-star team features one representative from each BIG EAST school and is comprised of three juniors, five sophomores and five freshmen.

1999 BIG EAST/Nike Women's Basketball All-Star RosterName                    School          Cl.   P   Hgt.Jamie Cournoyer         Boston College  So.   C   6-3Stacy Hansmeyer         Connecticut     Jr.   F   6-1Lesley Walker           Georgetown      Fr.   G   5-9Camilla Osth            Miami           So.   F/C 6-2   Kelley Siemon           Notre Dame      So.   F   6-2Monique Toney           Pittsburgh      So.   G   5-5Catrina Hawley-Stewart  Providence      Fr.   F   6-0Christina Fowler        Rutgers         Fr.   G   5-9Cristina Jorif          St. John's      Jr.   F   6-2Susan Murray            Seton Hall      Fr.   C   6-4Jaime James             Syracuse        Fr.   G   5-6Mimi Riley              Villanova       So.   G   5-9Christin Annie          West Virginia   Jr.   F   5-11