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Virginia Tech’s Kitley, Georgia Tech’s Morgan Earn ACC WBB Weekly Honors

Virginia Tech's Kitley, Georgia Tech's Morgan Earn ACC WBB Weekly Honors


GREENSBORO, N.C. (theACC.com) โ€“ Virginia Tech senior center Elizabeth Kitley has been named the Atlantic Coast Conference Womenโ€™s Basketball Player of the Week, and Georgia Tech guard Tonie Morgan earned Rookie of the Week honors. Kitley was named for the second time this season, while Morgan earns her first weekly award.
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ACC womenโ€™s basketball weekly awards are voted on by the leagueโ€™s Blue Ribbon Panel.
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Kitley averaged 20.5 points and 12.5 rebounds and finished 18-for-24 (75.0 percent) from the field, as she led the Hokies to a pair of conference wins last week. The Summerfield, North Carolina, native posted a pair of double-doubles to raise her ACC-leading total to 12. On Thursday, she tallied 13 points and 13 rebounds in a road win at Pitt. On Sunday, she scored a game-high 28 points with 12 boards and a pair of steals to lead Virginia Tech to a 74-57 victory over Wake Forest.
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Morgan averaged 15.5 points and 11.5 rebounds in Georgia Techโ€™s two ACC matchups last week. In the Yellow Jacketsโ€™ win over Syracuse on Thursday, the Tallahassee, Florida, native scored 16 points and grabbed a game-high 15 rebounds, as she became the first Georgia Tech freshman to pull down 15 boards since 2019. On Sunday at North Carolina, she totaled team-highs with 16 points and eight rebounds.
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2022-23 ACC Player of the Week Honors
Nov. 14 โ€“ Taโ€™Niya Latson, Florida State
Nov. 21 โ€“ Taโ€™Niya Latson, Florida State
Nov. 28 โ€“ Deja Kelly, North Carolina
Dec. 5 โ€“ Olivia Miles, Notre Dame
Dec. 12 โ€“ Elizabeth Kitley, Virginia Tech
Dec. 19 โ€“ Olivia Miles, Notre Dame
Dec. 27 – Chrislyn Carr, Louisville
Jan. 2 โ€“ Taโ€™Niya Latson, Florida State
Jan. 9 โ€“ Dontavia Waggoner, Boston College
Jan. 16 โ€“ Hailey Van Lith, Louisville
Jan. 23 โ€“ Elizabeth Kitley, Virginia Tech
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2022-23 ACC Rookie of the Week Honors
Nov. 14 โ€“ Taโ€™Niya Latson, Florida State
Nov. 21 โ€“ Taโ€™Niya Latson, Florida State
Nov. 28 โ€“ Taโ€™Niya Latson, Florida State
Dec. 5 โ€“ Taโ€™Niya Latson, Florida State
Dec. 12โ€“ Taโ€™Niya Latson, Florida State
Dec. 19 โ€“ Taโ€™Niya Latson, Florida State
Dec. 27 โ€“ Taโ€™Niya Latson, Florida State
Jan. 2 โ€“ Taโ€™Niya Latson, Florida State
Jan. 9 โ€“ Taina Mair, Boston College
Jan. 16 โ€“ Taโ€™Niya Latson, Florida State
Jan. 23 โ€“ Tonie Morgan, Georgia Tech

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