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Cunningham, Williams Named McDonald’s All-Americans

Cunningham, Williams Named McDonald’s All-Americans


TUCSON, Ariz. – Incoming Arizona women’s basketball players Jada Williams and Breya Cunningham have earned 2023 McDonald’s All-America Team spots, as announced by the McDonald’s All-America Committee on Tuesday.

Cunningham and William are the fourth and fifth Wildcat signees to play in the game. Arizona is one of five schools to have two signees on the 2023 rosters.

Cunningham, a native of Chula Vista, Calif., was a first team All-Conference, All-City and All-State honoree in each year of high school at La Jolla Country Day School. She was named her team’s Freshman of the Year after her first season and additionally garnered MVP honors. In that freshman season, she averaged 17.3 points per game and 12 rebounds per game. She totaled over 1,000 points as a freshman and grabbed 800 boards.

Williams, a 5-6 point guard, joins the Wildcats from La Jolla Country Day School in San Diego, Calif. She has been team captain for all four years of high school and was named (MVP) or Co-MVP each season as well. She has been named to the All-Conference, All-District and All-State teams for three years. The Kansas City, Mo., native represented the United States and won gold medals at the 2022 FIBA U17 World Cup and the 2021 FIBA Americas U16 Championship. She was additionally named a member of the 2021 FIBA Americans U16 Championship All-Star Five.

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