FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

 

January 9, 2017

 

VICTORIA DEMERS NAMED LITTLE EAST
WOMEN’S BASKETBALL ROOKIE OF THE WEEK

Providence, R.I.-Rhode Island College freshman forward Victoria Demers (Sutton, MA) was named the Little East Conference Women’s Basketball Rookie of the Week for her performance in a 0-1 week for the Anchorwomen.

 

Demers posted a career-high 17 points, on 7-for-9 shooting, with three rebounds and two assists in the Anchorwomen’s, 67-45, setback against UMass Boston in a Little East Conference matchup on Saturday, Jan. 7.

 

 

 

For the season, she has played 12 games, starting all of them. Demers is averaging 7.0 ppg. 4.7 rpg and 1.3 spg.

 

Head Coach Glenn Senecal’s Anchorwomen are 4-8 overall and 1-2 in the Little East Conference.

 

In upcoming action, Rhode Island College will travel to Brown on Monday, Jan. 9 (Noon).

 

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