This is the third straight year a Baylor Lady Bear has taken home both awards. Following in two-time winner Brittney Griner's footsteps, "Lucky Lefty" dominated the court this year and earned the honor of being recognized as the best player in all of NCAA Women's Basketball. A hearty congratulations to Ms. Sims indeed!
Congrats to Odyssey Sims for winning the "Heisman of Women's Basketball", the 2014 Wade Trophy.http://t.co/svQjJjV76E— Baylor Lady Bears (@BaylorWBB) April 8, 2014
Here's a (hopefully complete list) of all the awards O has earned this year:
- State Farm Wade Trophy
- Frances Pomeroy Naismith Award
- Nancy Lieberman Award - Top point guard
- WBCA All-American for the third consecutive season
- TSBWA All-American for the third time
- AP All-American first team for the second consecutive season
- Big 12 Player of the Year
- Big 12 Defensive Player of the Year
- Finalist for the 2014 WBCA Division I Defensive Player of the Year presented by the United States Marine Corps
- Big 12 Conference single season scoring record - 1,054 points (eight points shy of Jackie Stiles' record)
- All-time assists leader - 572
- Most three-point field goals made - 223
Sic 'em Odyssey and thank you for an outstanding four years!