Dec. 5, 2011
CHICAGO – DePaul junior guard Anna Martin was named to the BIG EAST Conference Weekly Honor Roll it was announced on Monday by the league office. The weekly honor roll selection is Martin’s second of the season with her first coming on Nov. 21.
Martin led No. 20/21 DePaul (6-1) to a 70-65 win over Loyola-Chicago last week. The Kentucky native, who leads the BIG EAST in scoring this season, posted 27 points in the win. Her 27 points marks the third consecutive game Martin has scored 20 or more points and seventh time this season she has reached double figures. The guard has led DePaul in scoring in four of the Blue Demons seven games in 2011-12.
Martin’s 27 points came on 10-of-21 shooting while she tallied a season-high six rebounds and added two assists and three steals.
Villanova’s Laura Sweeney was named the league’s Player of the Week and Kaleena Mosueda-Lewis from Connecticut earned Freshman of the Week honors.
The Blue Demons return to action on Wednesday when they host St. John’s in the BIG EAST opener for both squads. Tip is at Noon while the game has been tabbed Field Trip Day for Chicagoland elementary school students.