All-Philly Area D1 Women’s Basketball Yearly Awards and Teams

Maddy Siegrist Named Player of the Year

The All-Philly Area Division 1 Women’s Basketball Awards and Teams for the 2021-22 Season.

Player of the Year – Maddy Siegrist, Villanova – Siegrist led the Villanova Wildcats to the second round of the NCAA Tournament. She was named Player of the Year in the Big East and was a unanimous first team honoree in the conference. The junior forward led the league in scoring at 27.9 points per game in Big East games which set a conference record in scoring average. Overall Siegrist averaged 25.3 points per game which ties her for second place overall in scoring. The Poughkeepsie native reached the 30-point mark in 6 of her last 14 games, and nine this season. Siegrist recorded 12 double-doubles. She scored in double figures in all of her 27 appearances. Siegrist ranks 3rd on the Villanova all-time scoring list with 1,815 points and 6th in all-time rebounds at 761.

Coaches of the Year – Denise Dillon, Villanova and Amy Mallon, Drexel

Rookie of the Year (Freshman) – Talya Brugler, Saint Joseph’s

Newcomer of the Year – Tessa Brugler, Drexel

First Team

Maddy Siegrist, Villanova

Mia Davis, Temple

Kayla Spruill, La Salle

Keishana Washington, Drexel

Hannah Nihill, Drexel

Brianna Herlihy, Villanova

Second Team

Kayla Padilla, Penn

Tessa Brugler, Drexel

Talya Brugler, Saint Joseph’s

Molly Masciantonio, La Salle

Aniya Gourdine, Temple

Third Team

Claire Jacobs, La Salle

Laila Fair, Saint Joseph’s

Jordan Obi, Penn

Lior Garzon, Villanova

Katie Jekot, Saint Joseph’s

Honorable Mention

Kennedy Suttle, Penn

Mia Lakstigala, Penn

Lucy Olsen, Villanova

Mackenzie Smith, Saint Joseph’s

Mariah Leonard, Drexel

Maura Hendrixson, Drexel

All-Rookie Team – Freshman

Talya Brugler, Saint Joseph’s

Mackenzie Smith, Saint Joseph’s

Lucy Olsen, Villanova

Laila Fair, Saint Joseph’s

Aniya Gourdine, Temple

Selections were made by Glenn Papazian,; Mel Greenberg, WomHoopsGuru; and Matt Leon, KYW1060 Newsradio

Maddy Siegrist – Player of the Year

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