QUINCY, Mass.- Sophomore Stevie Orton (Gilford, N.H) of the Eastern Nazarene College women's basketball team has been named to the D3Hoops.com National Team of the Week, announced the organization Tuesday.
Orton led the Lions to a pair of key conference wins on the week as she averaged 23.5 points and 7.0 rebounds per game.
She scored 24 points and grabbed five rebounds to power the Lions to a crucial 74-60 win at New England College. Orton capped off the week with a 23-point, nine-rebound effort in a 77-70 win at Mitchell.
Orton shot 56.3% from the floor, 50% from beyond the arc, and 75% from the free throw line on the week.
With the two victories on the week, Eastern Nazarene extended its winning-streak to nine games and improved to 11-1 overall with a 5-0 mark in the New England Collegiate Conference.
Orton ranks fourth in the conference with 17.8 points per game while leading the league with a field-goal percentage of 57.8%. She is also averaging 6.9 rebounds per contest and 1.3 assists per game this season.
(Release courtesy of Eastern Nazarene Sports Information)