Amaya Yancey, Women's Basketball

Amaya Yancey, Women's Basketball

The Maryland Junior College Athletic Conference (Maryland JUCO) announced the 2019-20 All-Maryland JUCO women’s basketball teams on March 17, 2020.

Sophomore Amaya Yancey was named to the Honorable Mention team for her play this season.

Yancey ranked first in Maryland JUCO in assists per game with 7.6, and finished second in total assists with 189. She also ranked fifth in 3-point field goal percentage at 36.3 percent. She was 13th in total points with 391 and 15th in points per game with 15.6.

On March 20, 2020, Yancey was named to the 2019-20 NJCAA All-Region XX Division II Second Team.

She was first among Region XX Division II student-athletes in assists per game and second in total assists. She finished fifth in 3-point field goal percentage and free-throws made. She was 10th in total points and 12th in points per game.

Yancey scored a career-high 33 points against the CCBC Catonsville Cardinals on January 14, 2020. She registered double-digit assists in eight games. Over the course of the season, she collected five triple-doubles and six double-doubles.