April 4, 2022 | WNBL news

WNBL ALL-STAR FIRST TEAM: Jackie Young (Perth Lynx), Anneli Maley (Bendigo Spirit), Brittney Sykes (UC Capitals), Steph Talbot (Adelaide Lightning), Ezi Magbegor (Deakin Melbourne Boomers)

WNBL ALL-STAR SECOND TEAM: Lindsay Allen (Deakin Melbourne Boomers), Marina Mabrey (Perth Lynx), Alanna Smith (Adelaide Lightning), Cayla George (Deakin Melbourne Boomers), Kelsey Griffin (UC Capitals)

The outstanding talent of our home-grown players and world-class imports is showcased in this season’s All-Star first and second teams.

The first team features newly crowned Suzy Batkovic Medallist Anneli Maley (Bendigo Spirit), UC Capitals star import & 21/22 Defensive Player of the year, Brittney Sykes, Deakin Melbourne Boomers very own Ezi Magbegor, who recently took home the 21/22 Betty Watson Australian Youth Player Award along with Jackie Young (Perth Lynx) and Steph Talbot (Adelaide Lightning) who both had an incredible WNBL season.

The second team includes Lindsay Allen (Deakin Melbourne Boomers), her Melbourne teammate, Cayla George, Alanna Smith who shone in her first season with the Adelaide Lightning plus Marina Mabrey (Perth Lynx) and Kelsey Griffin (UC Capitals).

The two teams are selected by coaches and captains at the end of the season from a list of 20 players who received MVP votes during the regular season.

Coaches and captains can’t select players from their own team. Players are selected on their season performance rather than position.