NECC Women's Basketball Athletes of the Week- January 27

NECC Women's Basketball Athletes of the Week- January 27

Player of the Week  

Cassidy Harrison (Sr., G), Becker College

Senior Cassidy Harrison (Foxborough, Mass.) had an impressive week, averaging 23.3 points per game on 46.4 percent shooting over three games, to go along with 4.7 steals, 4.0 rebounds and 2.3 assists. The senior captain opened her week leading the Hawks to a 70-56 win at Elms. Then on Thursday, Harrison exploded for 32 points (matching a career-high) in Becker's upset-bid at New England College. During the game, Harrison became just the second Hawk in the history of the program to reach 1500 career points, reaching the milestone on a two-point jumper with 6:06 to go in the second quarter. Finally on Saturday, Harrison led the Hawks with 24 points as the team cruised to a 78-49 win over Bay Path.


Rookie of the Week

Natasha Pacheco (Fr., F), Becker College

Freshman Natasha Pacheco (Fairfax, Va.) averaged 6.7 points, 13.0 rebounds, 5.0 assists, 2.3 steals and 1.3 blocks per game over three games this week for the Hawks, while shooting 58.3 percent from the floor. The rookie matched a career-high with 19 rebounds in Becker's 78-49 win over Bay Path on Saturday.