La Salle's Amy Griffin Named A-10 Women's Basketball Player of the Week
NEWPORT NEWS, Va. — La Salle’s Amy Griffin was named as the Atlantic 10 Conference Women’s Basketball Player of the Week while Fordham’s Bre Cavanaugh earned Rookie of the Week honors. The awards were for games played Dec. 11-17.
Griffin, a senior from Atlanta, Ga., recorded her first career triple-double with 16 points, 11 rebounds and 10 assists in a 71-48 win over Delaware State. Her 11 rebounds and 10 assists were both career-high performances. She was 7-of-14 from the field and 1-of-3 from 3-pt range.
Cavanaugh averaged 21.0 points on 15-of-31 (.484) shooting, 4-of-9 from behind the arc, and 8-of-12 (66.7%) from the line, to go with 5.5 rebounds across 43.0 minutes per contest. In the double-overtime win at St John’s, the redshirt freshman from Allamuchy, N.J., scored 20 points in a season-high 48 minutes. She followed that performance with a new career-high in points with 22 on 8-of-13 shooting against Bucknell.
Atlantic 10 Weekly Honor Roll
Davidson’s Mackenzie Latt scored 27 points on 13-of-24 shooting along with 11 rebounds against Gardner-Webb…Dayton’s Jayla Scaife recorded a career-high 24 points and 11 rebounds in the Flyers’ win over James Madison…Julijana Vojinovic scored a team-high 20 points in Duquesne’s comeback win over Central Michigan…George Mason’s Natalie Butler posted her 11th straight double-double with 16 points and 13 rebounds against UMBC. Freshman teammate Nicole Cardaño-Hillary scored 14 points and had a career-high six steals to help the Patriots improve to 10-2 on the season…GW’s Kelsi Mahoney connected on a career-high five 3-pointers en route to a career-best 15 points against American. Neila Luma scored in double-figures for the fourth time this season in George Washington’s 61-44 win over American…La Salle’s Deja King had a career-high 11 points along with four rebounds and two steals against Delaware State…Massachusetts’ Maggie Mulligan had 13 points and 13 rebounds in a win over UMass Lowell. UMass freshman Bre Hampton-Bey had 11 points and three assists against UMass Lowell…Jordyn Frantz scored a season-high 17 points and made a career-high five 3-pointers in Saint Louis’ 101-57 win over Lipscomb.