Eck Snags Second All-American Selection from D3hoops

Eck Snags Second All-American Selection from D3hoops

D3hoops.com Release

AMHERST, Mass. –Amherst College junior guard Madeline Eck has been selected as a women's basketball All-American for the second time this season.

Eck, already named to the Women's Basketball Coaches Association (WBCA) All-American list, was also named Fourth Team All-American by D3hoops.com.

This is the first D3hoops.com All-American selection for the Rye, N.Y. native. She is a two-time D3hoops.com All Northeast Region First Team selection and has been on the First Team from the New England Small College Athletic Conference (NESCAC) for each of the last two seasons after being named NESCAC Rookie of the Year in 2016-17.

Averaging 16.3 points per game, Eck led the NESCAC and was #11 in the country in scoring the basketball with 202 total field goals made. Her field goal percentage of 50.6% was second in the conference and she averaged 6.1 rebounds, tied with Hannah Fox '20 for second on the team.

Eck scored 30 points on three occasions in her junior season, including a career-high 31 points in a win over Wesleyan on January 12th. She became a member of the 1,000 point club in her junior season and finished the year with 1,101 career points, sitting 13th on the all-time Amherst scoring list.

The D3hoops.com All-America team is the 22nd annual national awards from the website. The honorees are chosen by D3hoops.com staff in consultation with All-Region voting results from players nominated for All-Region.