Tricia Smith continues to make this a historic year for Tri-Valley sports.
The basketball star will play at the next level at Lehigh. The Lady Mountain Hawks finished 2nd in the regular-season Patriot League standings. Smith will receive a full-ride scholarship to the D-I school.
The MVL player of the year becomes only the 3rd Tri-Valley student to play sports at the Division 1 level, and second this year (soccer's Kolby LaCrone signed with West Virginia earlier in the...
Tricia Smith has decided her future basketball home will be Lehigh University.
The Tri-Valley senior verbally commits to the school. She'll sign next week. Smith will get everything except for books paid for by the athletic scholarship that she'll receive. The MVL's Player of the Year chooses Lehigh over UNC-Wilmington and Ashland.
Lehigh finished 2nd in the regular season Patriot League standings this past year.
Jessica Davenport could win 2 Player of the Year awards.
The Ohio State center already is a finalist for the Naismith Trophy. On Thursday, she was named one of five finalists for the Wooden Award, to be presented in a nationally-televised event on April 9.
Davenport has already won the Big Ten Player of the Year and is a first-team All-American. During the year, she became the first Lady Buckeye to ever record a triple double. She averaged over 19 points and just under...