NESCAC Weekly Release - January 8, 2018

NESCAC Weekly Release - January 8, 2018
NESCAC Winter Weekly Release #6
Men's Basketball
Bobby Casey - Williams Bobby Casey
Williams College
Junior • Guard • Scranton, Pa.

Casey averaged 24.0 points per game in a pair of conference road wins. He shot 78.3 percent (18-for-23) from the floor, and 75 percent (12-for-16) from three-point range. He scored 23 points in a 76-68 overtime win at Wesleyan, including eight of the Ephs’ 14 points in the extra session. The 23 points marked a career high at the time. He topped that with a 25-point effort the next day in a 91-57 win at Connecticut College. His seven three-pointers against the Camels were also a career-best.
Women's Basketball
Lauren Petit - Bowdoin Lauren Petit
Bowdoin College
Senior • Guard • Medfield, Mass.

Petit led the Polar Bears in scoring in a pair of NESCAC wins last weekend, including a game-high 20 points and seven rebounds in a victory over Tufts on Saturday. For the weekend, Petit averaged 16.5 points, 5.5 rebounds and connected on 58.3 percent of her shots from the field. The Polar Bears are 13-0 for the first time since 2006-07.

 

Men's Ice Hockey
Jason Brochu Jason Brochu
Hamilton College
Junior • Forward • Saint-Bruno, Quebec

Brochu posted eight points in four games - all of them wins for the Continentals. In a 5-1 win at Bowdoin on Saturday, he recorded his first hat trick and added an assist for his first four-point game at Hamilton. He assisted on a pair of goals in a 3-0 victory at Colby on Friday and was credited with two helpers in a 5-1 triumph at Skidmore on Dec. 30.

 

Women's Ice Hockey
Annie Rush - Williams Annie Rush
Williams College
Junior • Forward • Anchorage, Alaska

Rush had two goals and three assists as the Ephs swept Bowdoin in a two-game series last week. She scored once and assisted on three other tallies in a 5-2 win Friday, then netted the game-winning goal in a 4-3 win with just 46 seconds remaining in the game Saturday.