Senior earns 5th career NEWMAC weekly award
NORTON, Mass. – Wheaton College senior forward Abbie Brickley (Sandy, Utah/Skyline) has been named the New England Women's and Men's Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) Women's Basketball Player of the Week, it was announced earlier today by the league office.
On the season, Brickley is averaging 19.2 points, 8.7 rebounds and a 55.7 field goal percentage. Brickley ranks first in the conference points per game, second in field goal percentage and sixth in rebounds per game. Nationally, Brickley ranks No. 31 overall among all NCAA Division III student-athletes in points per game, No. 23 in field goal percentage, No. 78 in double-doubles (10 total) and No. 161 in rebounds per game.
Wheaton (18-7, 13-3 NEWMAC) hosts Emerson College (12-13, 6-10 NEWMAC) on Wednesday, February 25 for a NEWMAC Tournament quarterfinal matchup at 7 p.m.