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Three Montana Western women basketball players named all-conference

The University of Montana Western women’s basketball team placed three women on the all-conference team. The players who received the honors are Sammi Bignell, Roxy Thurman and Jenna Banks.

The Bulldogs were led by second team all-conference performer Sammi Bignell. Bignell finished the season averaging over 15 points a game and scored more than 400 points for the second straight season. She averaged over seven rebounds a game and just under two steals a contest.

Senior Roxy Thurman was an honorable mention selection for the UMW Bulldogs. Thurman is a senior guard from Big Fork, Mont. She averaged better than five rebounds and two steals a game.

Bozeman, Mont., junior guard Jenna Banks was the third Bulldog to receive all-conference recognition for the 2013-14 season. Banks was selected as an honorable mention all-conference player. Banks scored nearly ten points a game and averaged three assists and just under two steals a game.