Harrison Named Third Team Division III All-Met

Tyra Harrison
Tyra Harrison

New York, N.Y. - The Metropolitan Writers Basketball Association released the 2016-17 Division III women's basketball honorees. Farmingdale State's Tyra Harrison (Baldwin, N.Y.) was named to the Third Team.

Harrison appeared in 25-of-26 games, with 23 starts and led Farmingdale State in scoring (14.3 ppg), field goals made (147), field goal percentage (.425) and assists (73) and was second in steals (66). Harrison led the Skyline Conference in field goal percentage, ranked second in assist/turnover ratio (1.4), fifth for scoring and eighth in assists. Harrison returns to FSC next year for her senior season.


First Team

Kaitlyn Astel, Stevens, 5-11, Gr, G, Staten Island, NY

Christina Barone, Mount St. Vincent,5-2, Sr, G, Staten Island, NY

Amely Del Rosario, Lehman, 5-5, Sr, G, Bronx, NY

Alyssa McDonough, FDU-Florham, 5-7, Sr, G, Parlin, NJ

Christina Pasaturo, Staten Island, 5-7, Jr, G,  Brooklyn, NY

Katie Sire, Montclair State, 5-10, Jr, G/F, Hazlet, NJ


Second Team

Marajiah Bacon, Kean, 5-3, So, G, Neptune, NJ

Olivia Colbert, Brooklyn, 5-11, Sr, F, Brooklyn, NY

Veronica Ganzi, Baruch, 5-7. Jr, G, Glendale, NY

Maria Simmons, Rutgers-Newark, 5-4, Sr, G, Irvington, NJ

Kendrea Williams, FDU-Florham, 5-9, Fr, G, Piscataway, NJ


Third Team

De'Mean Bond, Kean, 5-11, Fr, C, Paterson, NJ

Tyra Harrison, Farmingdale State, 5-5, Jr, G, Baldwin, NY

Amy Harioka, NYU, 5-5, Sr, G, Danville, CA

Andrea Iavarone, St. Joseph's-LI, 6-0, Jr, F, Miller Place, NY

Ruth Vargas, Old Westbury, 5-11. Sr, F/C, Brentwood, NY


Player of the Year: Katie Sire, Montclair Sate

Coach of the Year: Karin Harvey, Montclair State