Anderson, Shattuck Named to A-10 First Team; Ellis, Sweeney Earn Second Team

Anderson, Shattuck Named to A-10 First Team; Ellis, Sweeney Earn Second Team

PENNSAUKEN, N.J. – Rhode Island senior Kiana Anderson and sophomore Katie Shattuck were named to the 2017 Atlantic 10 All-Conference First Time, while junior Meghan Ellis and freshman Erin Sweeney earned second team honors.

All four of the women were part of Rhode Island's Varsity 8+ boat that placed second at the conference championship Saturday morning. Rhody placed second in the team standings, coming in just three points behind Massachusetts in the team standings.

Over the last six seasons, UMass and Rhode Island have each won three team titles. Rhody and Massachusetts accounted for eight of the league's 21 all-conference receipients.

2017 Atlantic 10 All-Conference Team
First Team
Kayla Contardi, Dayton
Mary Kate Keenoy, Duquesne
Jackie Ramos, Fordham
Jaimie Snelgrove, George Washington
Charlotte Smith, George Washington
Krysten Menks, Massachusetts
Haley Eovine, Massachusetts
Natalie Boisvert, Massachusetts
Kiana Anderson, Rhode Island
Katie Shattuck, Rhode Island
Maria Biancaniello, Saint Joseph's

Second Team
Madison Doty, Dayton
Kara Ramsey, Fordham
Erin Parker, Fordham
Megan Gooding, George Mason
Tiffany Smith, George Washington
Amanda Ryan, La Salle
Zoe Hill, Massachusetts
Meghan Ellis, Rhode Island
Erin Sweeney, Rhode Island
Cailin McCully, Saint Joseph's