Honors for Garrish Continue, Voted VaSID Rookie of the Year

Honors for Garrish Continue, Voted VaSID Rookie of the Year

By Sam Armstrong

BUENA VISTA, Va. – The Virginia Sports Information Directors (VaSID) today released the 2018 women's basketball All-State teams, with Southern Virginia forward Katie Garrish voted as the VaSID Rookie of the Year.

The award comes after recently being named Rookie of the Year in the Capital Athletic Conference and the Mid-Atlantic Rookie of the Year by D3hoops.com, as well as earning a spot on the All-CAC Second Team. The awards make Garrish the most decorated freshman in program history.

The forward averaged 15.0 points per game, 11.2 rebounds per game, and 3.1 blocks per game, as well as shooting 50% from the field.

Garrish helped the Knights to a 12-win season, the most the team has had since 2012-13.