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Tucson, AZ –Pima Community College women’s basketball player Jacqulynn Nakai (Coconino HS) earned a title from the Women’s Basketball Coaches Association that has never been bestowed upon a Pima women’s basketball player.
Nakai, a freshman guard, was named to the 2018 WBCA Two-Year College Coaches’ All-American honorable mention list on Wednesday.
She was named ACCAC Division II Player of the Year, first team All-ACCAC and first team All-Region I, Division II last week. She scored 14 points with six assists in Pima’s 99-59 win over Glendale Community College on Tuesday.
The Aztecs will play No. 1 seed Mesa Community College on Saturday in the NJCAA Region I, Division II finals. Tipoff is set for 7:00 p.m.
See the WBCA All-Americans list on the Women’s Basketball Coaches Association website:
https://wbca.org/about/press-releases/player-year-shayla-bennett-gulf-coast-state-college-headlines-2018-wbca-two

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