Waters collects NAIA All-American Second Team honors

SIOUX CITY, Iowa - The National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics (NAIA) has announced the 2012-13 Division II Women's Basketball All-America teams, and Union senior Lindsey Waters landed on the second team for the second year in row.

The Stearns, Ky., native is only the second Lady Bulldog to make the NAIA All-America Team more than once. Waters also made the second team in 2011-12. Brooke Smith is the the other Lady Bulldog to make the NAIA America Team multiple times, earning third team three times in 2007-08, 2008-09 and 2009-10.

Waters led Union in scoring (16.2 points per game), rebounding (9.9 rebounds per game) and blocks (92). She set school records for most blocked shots in a season and double-doubles in a career (33).

Nationally, Waters ranked third in total blocks, blocks per game (3.172), eighth in defensive rebounds per game (6.828), 10th in total rebounds per game and 15th in total rebounds (287).

Waters was named the Appalachian Athletic Conference Co-Player of the Year as well as to the All-AAC First Team, the AAC All-Defensive Team and the Academic All-AAC Team. She also made the CoSIDA Academic All-America College Division Second Team and is a Daktronics-NAIA Scholar-Athlete.

For her career, Waters ranks 12th all-time in scoring (1,152 points), fifth in rebounding (653) and second in blocks (174).

Union finished the season 21-10 overall and 12-6 in conference play.


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