The North Eastern Athletic Conference (NEAC) announces student-athlete of the week selections for the week ending Sunday, January 23, 2011 in the sports of men’s and women’s basketball and men’s and women’s swimming & diving.
Terry Harrison (Brooklyn, NY) was selected as the NEAC Men’s Basketball Student-Athlete of the Week. Harrison, a 6’5” Junior forward for the Wells College Express, was selected for his strong offensive play leading his team to a 3-0 week (2-0 in conference play). Harrison finished the week with 74 points (24.6/game), 31 rebounds (10.3/game), 9 assists (3/game), 6 steals (2/game), 4 blocks (1.3/game), 1-for-2 from three point range (.500 percent), 18-for-26 (.692 percent) from the foul line and 0.591 shooting percentage. Harrison receives this award for the second time this season.
Ashley Roser (Taberg, NY) was selected as the NEAC Women’s Basketball Student-Athlete of the Week. Roser, a 5’9” freshman forward for the Wells College Express was selected for her strong offensive performance leading her team 1-2 (1-1 in conference play). She finished the week with 82 points (27.3/game), 38 rebounds (12.6/game), 12 assists (4/game), 5 steals (1.6/game). 14 blocks (4.6/game), a .405 shooting percentage, and 26-for-34 from the free throw line. Roser receives this award for the third time this season.
Brian Bennett (Colorado Springs, CO) was selected as the NEAC Men’s Swimming and Diving Student-Athlete of the Week for his two first place finishes for his Gallaudet University Bison in their tough loss against Hood College. Bennett, a junior, finished first in the 500-yard freestyle with a time of 5:08.23, and also claimed first in the 200 yard freestyle with a time of 1:59.37. Bennett receives this awards for the fourth time this season.
Carlisle Robinson (Carmel, IN) was selected as the NEAC Women’s Swimming and Diving Student-Athlete of the Week for her five first place finishes for herGallaudet University Bison. In their, 155-49 victory over College of St. Elizabeth, Robinson (a senior) finished first in the 1000-yard freestyle with a time of 12:58.10, first in the 200 yard butterfly with a time of 2:50.22, and teamed up for a first place finish in 400 medley relay with a time of 5:16.74. In their 102-100 loss against Hood College, Robinson finished first in the 100-yard backstroke with a time of 1:11.95, and first in the 100-yard butterfly with a time of 1:12.23.