The South Atlantic Conference Announces AstroTurf SAC Women's Basketball Co-Players of the Week

The South Atlantic Conference Announces AstroTurf SAC Women's Basketball Co-Players of the Week

ROCK HILL, S.C(TheSAC.com) – Carson-Newman guard Haris Price and Newberry guard Shelby Britten have been named the AstroTurf South Atlantic Conference Women's Basketball Co-Players of the Week for games played Nov. 20-26, the League announced today.

Price, a junior from Gatlinburg, Tenn., averaged 21.0 points per game as the Eagles picked up a pair of victories to extend their winning streak to seven. She began her week with 16 points as she shot 70.0 percent from the field and brought down four rebounds, three assists and three steals in the Eagles' 109-53 victory over Shorter on Nov. 21. She followed that up with 26 points, to go with seven assists, six rebounds and a steal in a 119-91 victory over Columbus St. on Nov. 26.  The award is her second Player of the Week plaudit this season.

Britten, a junior from Shepparton, Victoria, totaled 41 points to lead the Wolves to a pair of victories last week. She began her week with 25 points as she shot 56.3 percent from the field and brought down five rebounds in the Wolves' 61-54 victory over Lenoir-Rhyne on Nov. 21. She followed that up with a 16 point outing as she shot 40 percent from the field to go along with eight assists; a pair of steals and a rebound in Newberry's 62-37 win over Erskine on Nov. 24. The award is her first Player of the Week plaudit this season.

2017-18 AstroTurf SAC Women's Basketball Players of the Week
Nov. 14 – Mika Wester, Carson-Newman
Nov. 20 – Haris Price, Carson-Newman
Nov. 27 – Haris Price, Carson-Newman; Shelby Britten, Newberry

 

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