Women's Basketball Athletes of the Week (period ending 2/10/19)

 


  

 

 
 

Player of the Week

Kenzie Worcester, Husson

(Senior, G - Washburn, Maine)

Worcester led all Eagles against Bates on Tuesday night, scoring 15 points and pulling down 11 rebounds for the second double-double of her senior campaign. With her only trey of the game, she became the program's all-time leading scorer from 3-point range with 164 career buckets. Worcester dominated as the lone senior on senior night against Thomas, recording 14 of the first 19 points for the Eagles, and ending the night with a commanding 27 points on 71.4% shooting (10-14) from the field. She put up 18 points and snatched six steals and four rebounds against UMaine-Farmington, and by the end of the week, Worcester averaged 20.0 points (22.5 NAC), 7.0 rebounds (5.0 NAC), and 3.0 steals (4.5 NAC) per game.

 
   

Rookie of the Week 

Lauren Plissey, Maine Maritime

(Freshman, F - Hermon, Maine)

Plissey was a defensive force in the Mariners' 3-0 week, averaging nine rebounds, five points, and 2.3 blocks per game, while shooting 50 percent from the floor. In the first NAC game of the week against UMaine-Presque Isle on Tuesday, the freshman tallied 10 rebounds and six points. Against UMaine-Farmington the forward pulled down nine boards and recorded four points and four blocks, while shooting 66.7 percent from the floor. In the team's third win of the week, the freshman tallied eight rebounds, six points, three blocks, two assists and a steal while shooting 66.7 percent from the floor.