The Envelopes, Please…

Before we get to the winners, here is a public service announcement. I was told by an authority no less than the guy in charge of ticket sales for the tournament that around 1,000 tickets are left for Sundays semifinals, and fewer than that for Monday’s finals. A sellout for both days is going to occur; it’s just a matter of how quickly. If you are hedging, it’s time to get off the pot.

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A few surprises among the award winners. We’ll discuss later.

2008 CAA Player of the Year: Eric Maynor, VCU

2008 CAA Coach of the Year: Tony Shaver, William & Mary

2008 CAA Rookie of the Year: Charles Jenkins, Hofstra

2008 CAA Defensive Player of the Year: Brandon Johnson, Old Dominion

2008 Dean Ehlers Leadership Award: Todd Hendley, UNC Wilmington

First Team All-CAA

Antoine Agudio, Hofstra

T.J. Carter, UNC Wilmington  

Eric Maynor, VCU

Jamal Shuler, VCU

Will Thomas, George Mason

 

Second Team All-CAA

Folarin Campbell, George Mason

Frank Elegar, Drexel

Matt Janning, Northeastern

Vladimir Kuljanin, UNC Wilmington

Gerald Lee, Old Dominion

 

Third Team All-CAA

Herb Courtney, Delaware

Marc Egerson, Delaware

Junior Hairston, Towson

Abdulai Jalloh, James Madison

Laimis Kisielius, William & Mary

Leonard Mendez, Georgia State

 

CAA All-Rookie Team

Chaisson Allen, Northeastern

Alphonso Dawson, Delaware

Charles Jenkins, Hofstra

Larry Sanders, VCU

Chad Tomko, UNC Wilmington

 

All Defense

Frank Elegar, Drexel

Brandon Johnson, Old Dominion

Larry Sanders, VCU

Jamal Shuler, VCU

Will Thomas, George Mason

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~ by mglitos on March 7, 2008.

5 Responses to “The Envelopes, Please…”

  1. For the most part, right on the money. Good job CAA, and thanks for the quick report!

  2. nice nod to tony shaver – hope it doesn’t go to his head. see you in richmond, mgl.

  3. Go Rams.

  4. The dearth of Tribers on those 5 all-CAA teams (1-for-25) lends credence to Shaver’s selection. The shaky home stretch didn’t erase the startling progress he made this year.

  5. Tough to go for him over Moss. Also, someone voted for Larranaga?!?!?! What is that about? That is ridiculous. Good to see TJ on the first team. I wish Vlad could have been there too, but its a tough call between him and Shuler.

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