FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

 

February 5, 2018

 

BROOKE YOUNG NAMED LITTLE EAST
WOMEN’S BASKETBALL ROOKIE OF THE WEEK

Providence, R.I.-Rhode Island College freshman guard Brooke Young (West Warwick, RI) was named the Little East Conference Women’s Basketball Rookie of the Week for her performance in an 0-2 week for the Anchorwomen.

 

She averaged 12.0 ppg, 6.0 rpg, 1.5 apg and 1.5 spg on the week. Young had seven points, six boards, two assists and two steals in a 73-54 loss vs. Wesleyan on Jan. 30. She registered a career-high 17 points, connecting on 5-of-8 from downtown, to go along with an assist and a steal in a 62-50, loss at Keene State on Feb. 4.

 

 

 

For the season, Young has played in 20 games. She is averaging 5.8 points and 2.0 rebounds per game.

 

In upcoming action, Rhode Island College will continue Little East Conference action at Western Connecticut on Wednesday, Feb. 7 (5:30 p.m.).

 

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