FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

 

December 2, 2013

 

ANDRADE NAMED TO NEWBA
WEEKLY HONOR ROLL

Providence, R.I.-Rhode Island College sophomore forward Vandell Andrade (Providence, RI) was named to the New England Womenís Basketball Associationís (NEWBA) Weekly Honor Roll for her performance in a 1-1 week for the Anchorwomen.

 

Andrade averaged 18.5 points, 9.0 rebounds, 3-0 steals and 1.5 assists per game as RIC defeated Bridgewater State, 74-61, on Nov. 26 and fell to Roger Williams, 80-71, on Dec. 1. She scored a career-high 23 points in the loss to the Hawks and shot 68 percent (17-for-25) from the field on the week.

 

 

 Sophomore forward Vandell Andrade

 

For the season, she has played in five games, starting all of them. Andrade is averaging 16.8 ppg, 10.0 rpg and 3.0 spg, while posting a 62 percent (36-for-58) shooting percentage.

 

Head Coach Kara Williamsonís team is 2-3 overall. In upcoming action, Rhode Island College will play at Connecticut College on Wednesday, Dec. 4 (7 p.m.).

 

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