Stanford's Nicole Powell Named To Wooden Award Preseason All-American Team
Aug. 14, 2003
LOS ANGELES,CA - Cardinal basketball standout Nicole Powell (Phoenix, AZ) was named to the inaugural John R. Wooden Women's Preseason All-American Team. New for this season, the John R. Wooden award will be presented annually to the nation's top female basketball performer. Powell is one of 30 players selected, who will expectedly make a serious run at the prestigious Wooden award.
In January, the list, of those eligible, will be cut in down to the Midseason Top 20 List. Then in March, 250 voters, comprised of sports media and basketball aficionados, will select a five person All-American team and the winner for the inaugural Wooden Award.
Powell, an incoming senior, is a two-time Kodak All-America selection and recently captained the United States Team to a silver medal at the Pan American Games.