March 14, 2005
UCLA junior guard Nikki Blue was named today to the six-player 2005 WBCA (Women's Basketball Coaches Association) / Kodak All-America All-Region 8 basketball team for Division I. Blue, who led UCLA in scoring this season with a 17.0 points per game average, is now a finalist for selection to the Kodak / WBCA All-America team which will be announced at the Final Four.
Joining Blue on the All-Region 8 team were: Cathrine Kraayeveld (Oregon), Kristen Mann (UCSB), Shawntinice Polk (Arizona), Dee-Dee Wheeler (Arizona), Candice Wiggins (Stanford). The Kodak / WBCA All-America Basketball Team for Division I will be announced at the Kodak / WBCA All-America team press conference on April 2 in Indianapolis, IN.