Published Wednesday, November 27, 2013 AT 11:42 AM / Updated at 11:43 AM
Volleyball: Creighton’s Browning, McNary and Sicner on All-Big East teams
Bluejays Today Omaha World-Herald

Creighton juniors Kelli Browning, Leah McNary and Michelle Sicner were each selected to All-Big East teams, the conference announced Wednesday.

Browning and McNary were first-team selections, while Sicner was named to the second team. Browning earned first team all-conference honors for the second straight year, while McNary was a second-team All-MVC selection in 2012.

The winners were chosen by a vote of the league’s head coaches.

Creighton hosts the four-team Big East Championship this weekend. No. 1 seed Marquette meets No. 4 Butler at 4 p.m. Friday, while second-seeded Creighton faces No. 3 Xavier at 6:30. The tournament final will be played at 5 p.m. Saturday.

The complete list of Big East honors:

Big East Player of the Year: Elizabeth Koberstein, Marquette
Big East Freshman of the Year: Autumn Bailey, Marquette
Big East Libero of the Year: Alyssa Warren, Seton Hall
Big East Coaching Staff of the Year: Marquette

All-Big East First Team
Belle Obert, OH, Butler
Erica Stahl, MB, Butler
Kelli Browning, MB, Creighton
Leah McNary, OH, Creighton
Autumn Bailey, OH, Marquette
Elizabeth Koberstein, S, Marquette
Meghan Niemann, MB, Marquette
Karin Palgutova, OH, St. John’s
Alyssa Warren, L, Seton Hall
Abbey Bessler, OH, Xavier
Alex Smith, MB, Xavier
Aubree Smith, S, Xavier

All-Big East Second Team
Morgan Peterson, S, Butler
Michelle Sicner, S, Creighton
Abbie Fleener, RS, DePaul
Danielle White, MB, Georgetown
Lindsey Gosh, RS, Marquette
Julie Jeziorowski, L, Marquette
Aleksandra Wachowicz, OH, St. John’s
Shelbey Manthorpe, S, Seton Hall
Stacey Manthorpe, OH, Seton Hall
Mariah Henley, L, Villanova
Gabby Pethokoukis, MB, Villanova
Alex Blair, MB, Xavier

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