Simmons Junior Stephanie Fox Named NEWBA Player of the Week
Junior forward Stephanie Fox
(West Springfield, Mass.) was named Player of the Week by the New
England Women's Basketball Association (NEWBA) for the week of
January 26-February 1. This marks the first time a Simmons College
Basketball athlete has ever received this award from NEWBA.
In a 3-0 week for the Sharks, Fox averaged 21.7 points and 6.0 rebounds per outing. She shot 58.7% (27-46) from the field, 77.8% (7-9) from the free throw line and was a perfect 4-of-4 from beyond the arc. The forward totaled five blocked shots, eight steals and five assists.
Fox exploded for 27 points, six rebounds, five steals and three assists in the Sharks 81-62 triumph over Albertus Magnus College on Saturday. She helped Simmons to a 55-38 win over Eastern Nazarene College on Tuesday, when she tallied 18 points, six boards and a pair of blocks. She followed that with 20 points, six rebounds, three blocks and three steals in the Sharks 69-52 victory over Pine Manor College on Thursday.
Visit the NEWBA website for a complete list of this season's honors.
Courtesy: Simmons Athletic Communications