Kendall Parker Named CAC Women's Basketball Player of the Week

Kendall Parker Named CAC Women's Basketball Player of the Week

FREDERICKSBURG, Va. -- Mary Washington senior Kendall Parker collected CAC Women's Basketball Player of the Week accolades for Dec. 11, 2017.  

Player of the Week

Kendall Parker| Mary Washington | Sr. | G

Fredericksburg, Va. | Stafford 

Mary Washington senior Kendall Parker collected CAC Player of the Week accolades after averaging 20.5 points and four three-pointers per game in a 2-0 week for the Eagles. Parker shot 50% from the floor and 47.1% from three-point range on the week. She scored 19 points, including 8-of-10 free throws, in a 64-51 win at Southern Virginia, and then netted 22 in a 52-49 win over Salisbury on Saturday to move the Eagles to 3-1 in CAC play. She scored nine of the final 11 points for the Eagles against Salisbury, including a pair of free throws with two seconds left to seal the win. In all, she posted 41 points in 51 minutes of action for UMW.​ She also notched 3.5 rebounds, 1.5 assists, 1.0 steal and 1.0 block per game. 


WEEKLY HONOR ROLL (12/11)

CHRISTOPHER NEWPORT: Jessica Daguilh, Jr., F, Clifton, Va./Fairfax

FROSTBURG STATE: Victoria Diggs, So., G, Columbia, Md./Oakland Mills

MARYMOUNT: Tyfanni McQueen, Jr., G, Rahway, N.J./Roselle Catholic

PENN STATE HARRISBURG: Shanique Mattis, Jr., G, Philadelphia, Pa./Central

ST. MARY'S: Kobe Chaney, Jr., F, Edgewater, Md./South River

SALISBURY: Megan Konig, Jr., G, Ellicott City, Md./Mt. Hebron

SOUTHERN VIRGINIA: Katie Garrish, Fr., F/C, Annandale, Va./Annandale

WESLEY: Monshea Newsome-Murray, Jr., G, Seaford, Del./Seaford

YORK: Katie McGowan, Jr., F, York, Pa./Dallastown


NOTES AROUND THE CONFERENCE

Christopher Newport is ranked No. 2 in the D3hoops.com and No. 3 in the Women's Basketball Coaches Association (WBCA) rankings, while Marymount is No. 23 in the D3hoops.com poll and receiving votes from the WBCA ... CNU (8-0, 4-0 CAC) is the lone unbeaten remaining in the conference, while Marymount (7-1, 4-0 CAC) is also 4-0 in CAC play ... Jessica Daguilh helped CNU improve to 8-0 on the season with a pair of strong performances despite limited minutes in blowout victories. Daguilh scored 11 points and added seven rebounds on the road in 13 minutes against St. Mary's, and added seven points and a game-high 10 reb at home against Wesley in just 12 minutes of play. She also swatted three shots and grabbed three steals during the week ... Frostburg State sophomore Victoria Diggs averaged 19.3 points per game in a 2-1 week for the Bobcats, including 10 made three-pointers ... Marymount junior Tyfanni McQueenhas been a critical piece to the seven-game win streak for the No. 23 Saints, including 20-plus point victories in all of their league matchups. The Saints won both of their CAC games by 21 points last week. McQueen averaged 13.5 points on 61.1% shooting while totaling nine steals and seven rebounds, five of which were offensive by the 5-6 guard. Her most impressive performance was against York on Saturday, handing the Spartans their first CAC lost with a tied career-high 17 points, a game-high five steals, five rebounds and two assists ... Penn State Harrisburg junior Shanique Mattis averaged 20.0 points and 5.5 rebounds per game in helping the Lions to non-conference wins over Delaware Valley and Lancaster Bible In Thursday's game against Lancaster Bible, Mattis scored a career-high 23 points and helped the Lions overcome an 11-point deficit in the final six minutes of the fourth quarter ... St. Mary's junior Kobe Chaney achieved milestones in rebounds and blocks this past Saturday. Chaney is just the fifth player in Seahawk women's basketball history to notch 100 blocks and the 13th to collect 500 rebounds. The 5-11 forward has now amassed 504 rebounds and 101 blocks in 59 games played following her seven-rebound, two-block performance at Frostburg State. Chaney currently leads the CAC in rebounding while ranking second in blocks ... Salisbury's Megan Konig averaged 11.0 points per game while shooting 40.0% t from the field for the Sea Gulls. The junior guard also averaged 4.5 rebounds, 4.0 assists, and 1.5 steals in the two games for Salisbury ... Southern Virginia freshman Katie Garrish notched her fifth and sixth straight double-doubles last week, securing averages of 15.5 points and 12.0 rebounds in a 1-1 week for the Knights. She ranks second in the CAC with 10.6 rebounds per game ... York's Katie McGowan average 18.5 points and 6.0 rebounds per game while shooting 52% from the floor in a 1-1 week for the Spartans. McGowan leads York in scoring and rebounding as she is averaging 14 points and 7.4 rebounds per game in the Spartans eight games for the year. She is sixth in the league in scoring and seventh in the league in rebounding. 


2017-18 CAC PLAYERS OF THE WEEK

WEEK  PLAYER
11/20 Victoria Diggs, FSU
11/27 Katie Garrish, SVU
12/4 Regan Lohr, MU
12/11 Kendall Parker, UMW