Monday, January 20, 2014
MACON, Ga. - Lipscomb's Danay Fothergill and Stetson's Amber Porter landed Atlantic Sun Women's Basketball Weekly Honors as announced by the conference on Monday.
Fothergill posted her third 30+ point performance in just 11 games with the Lady Bisons with 32 points vs. Jacksonville. Fothergill went 95 percent from the free throw line, making 20 of her 21 free throws this week.
Porter picked up her third weekly honor of the season averaging 21.5 points in the Hatters two victories this week. Porter went 60 percent from the field while also averaging 8.5 rebounds per game.
Atlantic Sun Women's Basketball Player of the Week - Jan. 20th|
| Danay Fothergill Lipscomb
• So., Guard
• Somerset, Ky.
• Elementary Education
||• First career A-Sun Player of the Week award
• Landed her third 30+ performance of the season vs. JU
• Registered 29.5 points per game on the week
• Averages 31 points per game in her last three contests
• Went 20-for-21 from the charity stripe
• Stats for the Week: 29.5 PPG, 3.0 APG, 95% free-throw shooting
• Next Lipscomb Contest: at Northern Kentucky; Jan. 25th - 7 p.m. (ASun.TV)
Sarah Hansen, FGCU; Queen Alford, Jacksonville; Kristina Wells, Kennesaw State; Briana Williams, Mercer; Raneisha Lamar, North Florida; Christine Roush, Northern Kentucky; Brittany Clency, USC Upstate
Atlantic Sun Women's Basketball Newcomer of the Week - Jan. 20th|
| Amber Porter Stetson
• Fr.; Center
• Woodbridge, Va.
• Business Administration
||• Third Career A-Sun Newcomer of the Week award
• Averaged 21.5 points in Stetson's two wins this week
• Shot 60 percent from the field (18-for-30)
• Registered 8.5 rebounds per game
• Added three blocks vs. Kennesaw State
• Went 70 percent from the charity stripe for the Hatters
• Stats for the Week: 21.5 PPG, 60% shooting, 8.5 RPG
• Next Hatter Contest: North Florida; Jan. 23rd - 6 p.m. (ASun.TV)
Kaneisha Atwater, FGCU; Ashley Southern, Lipscomb; Brittney Wright, North Florida; Alex Stanford, USC Upstate