Amber Jones
Purchase senior guard, Amber Jones

Women's Basketball Weekly Report - Jan. 7

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Player of the Week

Amber Jones, Purchase
Senior, Guard; Bronx, NY/Manhattan Center


Second weekly honor of the season (Nov. 20)...averaged 27.5 points and 6.0 rebounds over the Panthers' two Skyline victories...shot 50 percent from the field (20-for-40), and .846 (11-for-13) from the free-throw line...collected 24 points (10-for-17 FG), seven caroms and three steals Thursday night at St. Joseph's-Long Island...led PC to fourth-consecutive victory on Saturday versus St. Joseph's-Brooklyn with 31 points, five boards and as many assists.

Honor Roll

Old Westbury senior Monique Joseph, the nation's leader in steals per game, averaged 19 points, 6 rebounds and 6.5 steals per contest last week, while netting her 1,000th career point Thursday against Mount Saint Vincent...St. Joseph's-Brooklyn sophomore Kelly O'Donnell went for 28 points and 14 boards in the Bears' contest at Purchase on Saturday...Farmingdale State junior guard Nia Miller tied a Rams single-game record with 14 assists Thursday versus Sarah Lawrence.

Previous weekly winners

Player of the Week

Nov. 13 - Katie Smith, Mount Saint Mary
Nov. 20 - Amber Jones, Purchase
Nov. 26 - Lauren Quesada, St. Joseph's-Brooklyn
Dec. 3 - Lauren Hunter, U.S. Merchant Marine Academy
Dec. 10 - Victoria Porcasi, St. Joseph's-Brooklyn
Dec. 17 - Monique Joseph, Old Westbury

Rookie of the Week

Nov. 13 - Tehilla Teigman, Yeshiva
Nov. 20 - Alyssa Signor, St. Joseph's-Long Island
Nov. 26 - Tehilla Teigman, Yeshiva
Dec. 3 - Alyssa Signor, St. Joseph's-Long Island
Dec. 10 - Lauren Hunter, U.S. Merchant Marine Academy
Dec. 17 - Lauren Hunter, U.S. Merchant Marine Academy