Blockton Earns Honorable Mention All-American Honors
April 2, 2018
COLUMBUS, Ohio--Marquette University junior Allazia Blockton has been selected as a 2018 WBCA NCAA Division I Coaches’ All-America honorable mention honoree, for the second consecutive season, it was announced at the 2018 WBCA Convention at the Women's Final Four.
The Milwaukee, Wisconsin native becomes the first player in MU program history to earn All-American status in consecutive seasons. In 2017 Blockton became the first Golden Eagle since 2014 to be selected to the honorable mention All-American squad and joins Katherine Plouffe (2014) and Krystal Ellis (2007) as the only All-Americans in Marquette program history.
Blockton was named BIG EAST Player of the Year and Scholar-Athlete of the Year as she led the Golden Eagles and BIG EAST Conference with 19.1 points per game and broke a long-standing record for points scored in a single season with 648.
Blockton will enter her final season sitting at No. 3 all-time on the Marquette scoring list with 1,774 career points and looks poised to become the Golden Eagles' leading scorer, surpassing 1,940 points.
Marquette reached the second round of the NCAA Tournament this season before falling to Louisville and finished the season with a 24-10 record.
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