NECC Women's Basketball Athletes of the Week #5

NECC Women's Basketball Athletes of the Week #5

Player of the Week  


Jenn Burnham (Jr., G), Eastern Nazarene College

Junior Jenn Burnham (West Valley City, Utah) averaged 23.0 points and 6.5 rebounds on the week, leading the Lions to two key NECC victories. She started the week with 25 points, 6 rebounds and three steals as Eastern Nazarene knocked off Elms. The junior then poured in 21 points and pulled down seven boards as the Lions overcame a 14-point deficit to knock off New England College on the road.  


Rookie of the Week


Le’Sandra Turner (Fr., G), Mitchell College    

Freshman Le’Sandra Turner (New Rochelle, N.Y.) averaged team-highs of 16.5 points, 7.5 rebounds, 5.0 assists and 2.0 steals per game last week as the Mariners went 2-0 in league play. She netted a season-high 17 points and grabbed eight rebounds in a home win over Newbury to start the week. She then finished with 16 points, seven rebounds, three steals and a career-high nine assists in a road victory at New England College.