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AU’s Cleary named New York State women’s basketball all-star

ALFRED, NY — Harley Cleary (Rochester, NY/Mercy), a sophomore on the Alfred University women’s basketball team, has been named a New York State all-star.


The Basketball Coaches Association of New York (BACNY) named its 2012-13 Division III all-star team this week and Cleary was just one of just 10 players named. Along with St. John Fisher’s Portia Velasco, she is just one of two Empire 8 Conference players on the all-star squad.


Cleary, a 5-6 guard, is a two-time Empire 8 all-star, earning honorable mention after her freshman and sophomore seasons. This season, she averaged 14 points, 3.9 rebounds and 2.7 assists for the Saxons. In 16 conference games, she averaged 12.5 points, 4.1 rebounds and 2.4 assists.