EDISON, N.J. – Senior Leanne Ockenden (Syracuse, N.Y.) was named to the 2013-2014 Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference (MAAC) Women’s Basketball Preseason Second Team. The preseason teams are selected by the league’s 11 women’s basketball head coaches.
Ockenden was named 2012-2013 MAAC Defensive Player of the Year. She was also named to the MAAC All-Tournament Team and the All-MAAC Third Team last season as Marist won its eighth consecutive MAAC Championship. Ockenden is ranked 7th in the MAAC in steals with two per contest. She led the Red Foxes 19 blocks and second with 79 assists. Ockenden led Marist with 51 three-point field goals and has made 145 in her career, ranking 6th all time. She is vying for her fourth league title of her collegiate career.
Ockenden is joined by senior center Brittany Obi-Tabot of Fairfield University, senior guard/forward Monica Roeder of Manhattan College, and junior guard Jasmine Martin and senior forward Brittany McQuain of Quinnipiac.
The Marist women’s basketball team kicks off the 2013-2014 season at home against Kentucky on Friday, Nov. 8. Tip-off is scheduled for 7 p.m. at the McCann Arena.
Red Fox Club Basketball Season Tickets are available for purchase by calling or stopping by the Marist Ticket Office located in the McCann Center on Monday through Friday, from 10 a.m. until 4 p.m. Seats will be assigned to new subscribers at the end of the renewal period, which is Friday, Oct. 11. CLICK HERE to purchase men’s, women’s or combined season tickets. For more information on 2013-14 Red Fox Club Basketball Season Tickets, visit our Season Ticket Headquarters. To reach the Marist Ticket Office by phone, call (845) 575-3553.