Women’s College Basketball: Iowa’s Clark Named AP 2nd Team All-American

By: Nathan Bloechl — sports@kilj.com 

Iowa City — Iowa freshman guard Caitlin Clark has been honored for her terrific inaugural campaign in Iowa City.

The Des Moines native was named an Associated Press Second Team All-American yesterday.

Clark is in rarefied air with the selection.

She is just the eighth Hawkeye to be named AP All-American and the first freshman.

In 27 games Clark averaged 26.7 points and 7.2 assists while connecting on 47% of her shots from the field.

The fifth-seeded Hawkeyes will open NCAA Women’s Tournament action on Sunday when they take on the Chippewas of Central Michigan.

Tip is scheduled for 11:00 a.m.