CASTINE, Maine -- Maine Maritime Academy's Lauren Plissey (Hermon, Maine) has been named the Maine Women's Basketball Coaches Association (MWBCA) Rookie of the Week.
Plissey was a defensive force in the Mariners' 3-0 week, averaging nine rebounds, five points, 2.3 blocks per game, while shooting 50 percent from the floor. In the first NAC game of the week against UMaine-Presque Isle on Tuesday, the freshman tallied 10 rebounds and six points. Against UMaine-Farmington the forward pulled down nine boards and recorded four points and four blocks, while shooting 66.7 percent from the floor. In the team's third win of the week, the freshman tallied eight rebounds, six points, three blocks, two assists and a steal while shooting 66.7 percent from the floor.
Plissey was named the North Atlantic Conference (NAC) Rookie of the Week on Monday.
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