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Lady Seahawks preseason pick to finish 7th in CAA

The Lady Seahawks are a preseason 7th place pick in the CAA. (Source: WECT) The Lady Seahawks are a preseason 7th place pick in the CAA. (Source: WECT)

The UNCW Lady Seahawks were picked to finish seventh in the CAA preseason poll which was released Tuesday.

Two-time defending CAA champion James Madison was picked as the preseason favorite to win the CAA title.

In addition to the preseason poll, UNCW junior guard Naqaiyyah Teague was been named as an Honorable Mention selection on the 2015-16 Preseason All-Colonial Athletic Association Women's Basketball Team.

The Lady Seahawks will open the exhibition season November 7 when they host Mt. Olive.

2015-16 CAA Women's Basketball Predicted Order of Finish
1. James Madison
2. Drexel
3. Hofstra
4. Elon
5. Delaware
6. William & Mary
7. UNCW
8. Towson
9. College of Charleston
10. Northeastern
 

2015-16 Preseason All-CAA Women's Basketball Teams

First TeamCl.Pos.Ht.Hometown/Previous School
Bre Bolden, CofC%^Jr.G5-11Edgewater, Md./South River
Sarah Curran, Drexel*Jr.F5-11Media, Pa./Archbishop Carroll
Ashunae Durant, Hofstra&^So.F5-10Newark, N.J./Bloomfield Tech
Jazmon Gwathmey, James Madison#R-Sr.G6-2Bealeton, Va./Liberty
Angela Mickens, James Madison^Sr.G5-7Staunton, Va./Robert E. Lee

Second TeamCl.Pos.Ht.Hometown/Previous School
Erika Brown, Delaware^Jr.G5-7Paterson, N.J./John F. Kennedy
Shay Burnett, ElonSo.G5-9Graham, N.C./Southern Alamance
Samantha DeFreese, Northeastern#Sr.F6-0Bergenfield, N.J./Berkshire School
Rachel Pearson, Drexel^Sr.G5-11West Chester, Pa./Archbishop Carroll
Marlena Tremba, William & Mary#Jr.G5-9Vienna, Va./Paul VI


& - 2014-15 CAA Rookie of the Year    
% - 2014-15 CAA Defensive Player of the Year
* - 1st Team All-CAA in 2014-15        
^ - 2nd Team All-CAA in 2014-15         
# - 3rd Team All-CAA in 2014-15
 
Honorable Mention: Courtni Green, Sr., G., Delaware; Dominique Johnson, Sr., G; Towson; Ashley Perez, Sr., G, JMU; Naqaiyyah Teague, Jr., G, UNCW
 
CAA Preseason Player of the Year: Jazmon Gwathmey, James Madison

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