For Immediate Release April 3, 2016:

The Phoenix Club of Philadelphia announces the 2016 Winner of the Dawn Staley Award. Moriah Jefferson, University of Connecticut’s Senior Guard, has been named the recipient of the 2016 Dawn Staley Award. Read full article here >>>

For Immediate Release March 9, 2016:

Dawn Staley Award 2016 Finalists Named. Tiffany Mitchell (University of South Carolina), Rachel Banham (University of Minnesota), Kelsey Mitchell (Ohio State University), and Moriah Jefferson (University of Connecticut) have been named the finalists for this year's Dawn Staley Award.

The Dawn Staley Award Mid-Season 2016 Watch List

Adrienne Motley

Aerial Powers

Alexis Jones

Alexis Peterson

Brandy Montgomery

Courtney Walker

Courtney Williams

Jada Payne

Jordin Canada

Kelsey Mitchell

Kelsey Plum

Kahleah Copper

Madison Cable

Makayla Epps

Moriah Jefferson

Rachel Banham

Tiffany Mitchell

Tyler Scaife

University of Miami

Michigan State University

Baylor University

Syracuse University

Auburn University

Texas A&M University

University of South Florida

East Carolina University


Ohio State University

University of Washington

Rutgers University

University of Notre Dame

University of Kentucky

University of Connecticut

University of Minnesota

University of South Carolina

Rutgers University



For Immediate Release:

Carolyn Peck to Receive the Phoenix Club of Philadelphia’s Annual Legend Award

Carolyn A. Peck, current ESPN Analyst and former college and WNBA coach, will receive the Phoenix Club of Philadelphia’s Annual Legend Award as part of the Dawn Staley Award luncheon.

“Carolyn Peck in her current role as an analyst, her historical role as a college/professional women’s basketball coach and executive has contributed greatly to the growth of women’s basketball.” says Michael G. Horsey, Founder of the Phoenix Club of Philadelphia.

The Dawn Staley Award luncheon will be held on Friday April 22, 2016 to honor the best women’s collegiate division one basketball guard in the country.


For Immediate Release: The Dawn Staley Award announces its Mid-Season 2016 Watch List.


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