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OUA All-Stars Announced, Besselink and Hachey recognized

Students Services Job Fair
Tuesday February 28, 2017
Hachey and Besselink on the court.
Marc Bourget

Ontario University Athletics announced its Major Award Winners and All-Stars on Tuesday afternoon, leading up to the Critielli Cup conference championship which lies ahead this weekend at Queen’s University. Following a 13-6 regular season campaign the Gee-Gees women’s basketball squad had two of its members recognized among the all-stars this season.

Sarah Besselink was named to the conference Second Team of All-Stars after leading the garnet and grey with a career high of 13.8 points per game. The fourth-year Human Kinetics student had several memorable performances this season including five games in which she scored 20 or more points. This is the first all-star recognition for the Kingston, Ont. product since her rookie year when she was named to the OUA All-Rookie team.

On the All-Rookie team this year is Drummondville, Que. native Amélie Hachey who showed off her offensive upside with a career high of 18 points in Ottawa’s come-back win over the Brock Badgers early in the regular season. Hachey went on to notch double-digit points in seven games was third in team scoring with an average of 6.8 points in 16.4 minutes per game.

For full all-star information, visit