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The Notre Dame women's basketball team drew quite a crowd Tuesday evening as the celebrated the 2009-10 season.

Approximately 600 fans attended the team's end of the year banquet, according to the school. It was the second-largest attendance in the program's history.

The Irish went 29-6 and reached the Sweet 16 of the NCAA tournament.

Team awards

Notre Dame Monogram Club MVP: Melissa Lechlitner

Woody Miller Player of the Year (voted by media): Lindsay Schrader

Co-Defensive Players of the Year: Ashley Barlow, Skylar Diggins

Most Improved Player: Natalie Novosel

Co-Spirit Award recipients: Alena Christiansen, Erica Williamson

ND Club of St. Joseph Valley Rockne Student-Athlete Award: Alena Christiansen