Philadelphia, PA – Student athletes from the Philadelphia University men's and women's basketball teams were recognized by the Central Atlantic Collegiate Conference for their outstanding performances during the 2010-11 season. The awards banquet was hosted at the home of the Phillies, Citizens Bank Park in the Diamond Club.
Senior forward Kate Brennan garnered an All-Conference 2nd Team spot while junior center Christine Wooding nabbed a 3rd Team position.
The men's squad was represented by sophomore guard Jim Connolly who earned his first All-Conference nomination and received a 2nd Team award. Junior guard/forward Corey Francisco and junior center Temi Adebayo each were named to the CACC 'Honorable Mention' list.
Special recognition was given to PhilaU women's head coach Tom Shirley who earned his 600th career victory with a 76-60 win over Chestnut Hill on 1/19/11.