Player of the YearShavonne Brewer Rock Island, G, Sr.: Averaged 16 points and four rebounds as the Rocks won the outright Western Big 6 Conference title; first-team All-Big 6; Associated Press All-State honorable mention; Illinois Basketball Coaches Association All-State third team.
First teamCairece Allen Rock Island, F, Sr.: Averaged 5.7 points and 4.0 rebounds; shot 50 percent from the field.
Anne Bohnert Alleman, G, Sr.: Averaged 11.1 points and 5.0 rebounds; first-team All-Big 6; IBCA All-State special mention.
Katie Daggett United Township, F, Sr.: Averaged 10.0 points; first-team All-Big 6; IBCA All-State special mention.
Emily Ford Geneseo, G, Sr.: Averaged 6.1 points, 4.0 rebounds, 1.5 assists and 1.3 steals; first-team All-NIB12 West Division; shot 42 percent from the field.
Morgan Gerard Moline, G, Sr.: Averaged 11.5 points; first-team All-Big 6; IBCA All-State special mention.
Mercedes Jackson Rock Island, C, So.: Averaged 8.0 points and 6.0 rebounds; first-team All-Big 6.
Erin Morrisey Alleman, F, Jr.: Averaged 10.1 points and 5.2 rebounds; first-team All-Big 6; IBCA All-State special mention.
Jamie VanWatermeulen United Township, G, Sr.: Averaged 5.2 points; All-Big 6 honorable mention.
Jen VanWatermeulen United Township, G, Sr.: Averaged 8.5 points; first-team All-Big 6; IBCA All-State special mention.
Honorable mentionAlleman: Anna Wetherell; Geneseo: Molly DeBrock, Jamie DeFauw; Rock Island: Jacqueline Twing; United Township: Tayler Dobrinske.
Today is Friday, Dec. 13, the 347th day of 2013. There are 18 days left in the year. 1863 -- 150 years ago: Merry sleigh bells jingle in our streets in the wake of a driving northwest storm of snow and rain. 1888 -- 125 years ago: Thomas Campbell was elected commander of John Buford Post 243, Grand Army of the Republic. 1913 -- 100 years ago: Thomas B. Reidy was named consul of C.W. Hawes Camp No. 1550, and L.H. Eihl was named consul of Camp 29, Modern Woodmen of America. 1938 -- 75 years ago: Rock Island aldermen last night upheld the view of a petition signed by 150 businessmen that the city should not install parking meters. 1963 -- 50 years ago: Total volume during the Christmas mailing season may reach 12 million pieces in Rock Island, according to Rock Island Postmaster Carl J.L. Wessel. 1988 -- 25 years ago: The aromas filling the air at the Rock Island Lines depot in Rock Island soon will be prime rib and roast duck rather than sawdust and plaster. A tourist train will be offering dinner excursions in mid-February or early March, according to Dan Carmody, executive director of the Development Association of Rock Island.