Former Cowgirl to Receive UWAA Rising Alumni Award
* University of Wyoming press release
LARAMIE -- Former Wyoming women’s basketball student-athlete Chaundra Sewell (2009-13) will be honored Thursday by the University of Wyoming Alumni Association. Sewell will receive the Rising Alumni Award at the Brown and Gold Alumni Banquet.
One of Wyoming’s all-time greats, Sewell’s name is all over the program’s career records list.
She would go on to finish her Cowgirl career 18th in scoring with 1,252 points, ninth all-time with 785 rebounds and seventh with 81 career blocks. Sewell played in 124 career games at UW, which is now tied for the eighth-best mark in program history.
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Sewell was a WBCA All-Region Team selection in 2012-13, as well as a WBCA Honorable Mention All-America. Sewell was a two-time All-Mountain West honoree as well as a two-time All-Defensive Team member. In her final season with the Cowgirls, she averaged just under 15 points per game while grabbing 9.7 rebounds per while shooting nearly 53-percent from the floor.
The Broomfield, Colorado native is a 2016 graduate of the UW School of Pharmacy. Sewell currently resides in Lincoln, Nebraska. She is now a pharmacy information specialist at Bryan Health.
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