Team of the Week
|Dave Singleton, Sr.
|G||Katelyn Fischer, Sr.
|Jake Simmons, Sr.
|G||Siobhan Carnell, Sr.
|Jeremy Smith, Sr.
|G||Lianna Carrero, Jr.
|Taylor Hall, Sr.
|F||Erika Jones, Sr.
|Chris Kearney, Sr.
|C||Meaghan O'Keefe, Sr.
|Games of Jan. 14-20, 2013|
Fischer averaged 21.3 points, 6.0 assists and 4.6 steals per game. She shot 56.8 percent from the floor including a 42.9% clip from three-point range and 86.7% from the line. Against Richard Stockton, Fischer scored 23 points to go with six assists and four steals. She added another 18 points, seven assists and five steals against Southern Virginia. Wrapping up the week with a CAC victory against Frostburg State, Fischer posted 23 points, five assists and five steals.
Carnell averaged 27 points and eight rebounds per game to power Keene State to a 2-0 mark this past week. She connected on 65.5 percent (19-for-29) of her attempts from the floor, while going 16-for-16 from the charity stripe. Carnell dropped in 20 points and pulled in eight rebounds to lift the Owls to their first Little East win of the season at Plymouth State. Four days later, she poured in a season-high 34 points, on 12-for-17 from the field, as Keene State earned a key conference win against UMass Dartmouth. Carnell was also a force on defense as well, with six defensive boards and two blocks against the Corsairs.
Carrero tied her career-high of 33 points in the Falcons' 80-75 win over Emerson on Saturday. Carrero, who now has 1,094 career points (eighth all-time for the Falcons), averaged 26.7 points per game in the Falcons 2-1 week. In a win at Mount Ida, Carrero played just 20 minutes and scored a team-high 14 points. In a loss to Suffolk, Carrero scored her career-high tally of 33 points on 10-of-24 shooting from the floor.
Jones has recorded seven straight double-doubles since returning for her senior season. In a loss to No. 4 Amherst she recorded a game-high 34 points, then topped that on Wednesday as she scored a career-high 44 points on her way to setting a Kean single-game mark. She averaged 29.3 points and 13.3 rebounds.
O'Keefe averaged 20 points, 18.5 rebounds and five blocks in a 2-0 week for Worcester State, including game-highs of 26 points, 18 boards and 6 blocks in a 76-64 win against Fitchburg State and 14 points, 19 caroms and four blocks in a 76-71 comeback win over Bridgewater State. She also connected for 44 percent from the field for the week (12-for-27) and 93 percent from charity stripe (14-for-15).
Singleton averaged 24.5 points on 66.7 percent shooting in a 2-0 week, while also averaging 9.5 rebounds, 5.5 assists and 2.5 steals. He scored a career-high 25 points to go with 12 rebounds as the Lions beat MAC Commonwealth leaders Lycoming, including a halfcourt buzzer-beater to end the first half. He hit the game-winner with 46 seconds left in a 71-67 victory over Widener as well.
Simmons finished with 42 points in an 87-85 win over Fredonia. In the game he was 14-of-19 from the field and 7-of-9 from 3-point range. He averaged 30.0 points and 5.5 rebounds.
Smith led Cortland with 23 points in a win over SUNYAC leader Geneseo and tallied 35 points, two shy of his career high, in a win at Brockport. He hit 14 of 18 shots vs. Brockport and shot 72 percent from the field over the two games, including 7-for-16 from 3-point range.
Hall averaged a double-double against Hamline, Concordia, and Macalester with 22 points and 10.0 rebounds per game. He also recorded 3.3 assists, 1.3 steals, and 1.0 blocks per game, while shooting 65.9 percent (27-of-41) from the floor in a 3-0 week. He scored 28 vs. Hamline, 25 vs. Concordia-Moorhead and 13 for Macalester in just 15 minutes of a 70-32 blowout.
Kearney helped lift Catholic to two more conference wins over Susquehanna and Scranton, averaging 25.5 points on 64.7 percent shooting, as well as 9.0 rebounds and 2.5 blocks. Kearney scored a career-high 32 points on 15 of 24 shooting, and played 39 minutes in CUA's 58-48 win over Scranton on Saturday, snapping the Cards' 10-game losing streak against the Royals. Kearney pulled down 12 boards, blocked two shots and recorded a steal.