Player of the Week
Rene Hudson (Sr., G), New England College
Senior Rene Hudson (Gallatin, Tenn.) led the Pilgrims to a win over Norwich in their lone contest of the week. Hudson poured in 17 points to became New England College’s all-time leading scorer. She also set the school record with nine steals in the win, while tacking on five rebounds, five assists and a block.
Rookie of the Week
Sam McKenna (Fr., G), Mitchell College
Freshman Sam McKenna (Millbrook, N.Y.) averaged 11.5 points, 5.0 rebounds and 2.5 steals per game last week as the Mariners played a pair of non-league contests. She scored in double digits in each game, finishing with 13 points and eight rebounds against Coast Guard and 10 points at Western Connecticut State.