ATLANTA, Ga. – The Great South Athletic Conference announced the women's basketball Player of the Week for all games played February 9 - 15 and, following voting by the league sports information directors, Erica Jones of Pine Manor captured the weekly honor.
GSAC Women's Basketball Player of the Week - Erica Jones of Pine Manor
Freshman forward Erica Jones (pictured at right) averaged 14.5 points and 9.5 rebounds this week as she helped the Gators to a 1-1 record. She recorded a double-double on Thursday against Clark scoring 15 points and grabbing 11 rebounds. She was also influential on the defensive end as she came away with five steals and a block. She followed that performance up with a 14-point, 8-rebound game against Maine-Fort Kent on Saturday.
The GSAC sports information directors nominate Player of the Week candidates and then vote on the top two nominees in each sport as selected by the conference office. Player of the Week voting occurs on Tuesdays and the weekly announcement of the winners is released each Wednesday morning.