The North Eastern Athletic Conference (NEAC) announces student-athlete of the week selections for week ending Sunday, January 3, 2010 in the sports of men’s and women’s basketball.
STEVE JONES (Harrisburg, PA) was selected as the NEAC Men’s Basketball Student-Athlete of the Week. Jones, a guard for the Penn State University-Harrisburg Nittany Lions, was selected for his strong play in two conference victories, over Cazenovia College and Morrisville State. The freshman had 46 points (23/game), 18 rebounds (9/game), 6 steals (3/game), 4 assists (2/game), while shooting .613 from the field, .429 (3-7) from behind the three-point line, and 100% (5-5) from the free-throw line during the week.
COLLEEN CLARKE (Johnson City, NY) was selected as the NEAC Women’s Basketball Student-Athlete of the Week. Clark, a 5’7” guard for theCazenovia College Wildcats was selected for her great performance in a conference victory against Penn State Harrisburg. The senior finished the game with 22 points, 14 rebound, 5 steals, and 5 assists while shooting 7-15 from the field (.466).