Cochise College women’s basketball players Awa Keita and Mamita Diagne were named to the National Junior College Association (NJCAA) Division One All-American team.
Awa Keita was recognized as one of the top 20 players in the country being placed on the second team. Along with being named to the All-American team, Kieta was also the Arizona Community College Association Conference player of the year.
Mamita Diagne was named to the All-American Honorable mention team.
Coach Laura Hughes stated, “This is a great honor for both Awa, Mamita and our women’s basketball program. Our team had a very successful year with Awa and Mamita being major contributors. We appreciate all they have done for the program and look forward to following their future successes.”