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Blackburn College senior forward Briana Rae of Staunton was named to the St. Louis Intercollegiate Athletic Conference women’s basketball All-Conference second team. Rae, a graduate of Staunton High School, led the conference in scoring with an average of 19.8 points per game. Rae was second in the league in rebounding, averaging 11.5 rebounds per game. The honor caps a stellar career for Rae, who earlier this season became Blackburn College’s all-time leading rebounder. Rae was also the college’s second all-time leading scorer with 1,372 points, second only to Kim Winche. In the 2014-15 season, she became the seventh player to join the 1,000-point club at Blackburn.