Winners of the past five AMCC women's basketball titles, La Roche College was selected by the AMCC coaches to successfully defend their AMCC title in 2015-16. After a trip to the 2015 championship game, Pitt-Greensburg was voted to finish second and Pitt-Bradford likely to take third.
La Roche junior guard Sabrina McLin has been selected as the AMCC women's basketball Preseason Player of the Year. McLin was named a D3 News Preseason Honorable Mention All-American. She finished the 2014-15 season second in the AMCC in scoring (19.0ppg) and first in free throw percentage (84.3%) and three-pointers (61). On the defensive end, she was eighth in both blocks (18) and steals (45). McLin scored in double figures every conference game, including a 14-game consecutive streak and ten 20+ point games. McLin was a two-time AMCC player of the week in 2014-15.
The AMCC Championship will be held Sunday, February 28 at the site of the number one seed, with the winner earning the conference's automatic bid to the NCAA tournament.
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