Endicott women's basketball players Emma Shinney and Sarah Dempsey have received Commonwealth Coast Conference (CCC) postseason honors. Shinney was named CCC Rookie of the Year and to the All-CCC Third Team, while Dempsey received All-CCC First Team honors. Shinney is the fourth student-athlete in program history to receive Rookie of the Year honors, and the second recipient in the last three years. Dempsey stands as the only Gull on the All-Conference First Team, marking the 19th time in program history the Gulls have had a representative on the First Team. The team achieved a 14-11 overall record with a 9-7 record in league play and earned the No. 5 seed in the CCC Tournament but were defeated by No. 4 Suffolk, 84-64.

By the Numbers
  • Shinney averaged 10.8 points, 6.6 assists, 5.6 rebounds, and 1.5 steals per game in 25 games played
  • Shinney's 6.6 assists placed her first among all freshmen in Division III, and third in Division III overall
  • Dempsey averaged 19.8 points, 8.4 rebounds, 1.9 assists, 1.9 steals per game, and 1.2 blocks per game
  • Endicott posted a 14-11 overall record with a 9-7 record in league play this season
Bottom Line

Emma Shinney and Sarah Dempsey of Endicott women's basketball have been recognized with CCC postseason honors for their outstanding performances, contributing significantly to the team's success. Despite their achievements, the team faced a disappointing end in the CCC Tournament, highlighting the challenges of competitive play.