“The fact that we have been able to get this far into the year as a school and program has been amazing,” Chemotti said.
To be eligible for the award, athletes must be a sophomore, junior or senior with an average shooting score of 76.0 and maintain a GPA of at least 3.20.
The NCAA Woman of the Year program recognizes women collegiate athletics' excellence in their sport, academics and community.
According to the Spider Club Office, athletics received five times more donations this year than UR Giving Day 2019.
Going into the season, Tierney said that her main goal was to do whatever the team needed to advance to the NCAA tournament.
Tristan Wheeler, a first-year linebacker, received many accolades for his first season playing with the UR men's football team.