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Morrison Receives NEWBA Weekly Honor

Morrison Receives NEWBA Weekly Honor


NORTHAMPTON – Senior Morgan Morrison (Detroit, Mich./Detroit Country Day) continued her impressive play this season and was named to the New England Women’s Basketball Association Second Team for the week ending January 25, it was announced yesterday. 

Morrison averaged 18.0 points, 9.5 rebounds and 1.5 blocks per game in a 2-0 week for the fifth-ranked Smith basketball team. In an overtime win at WPI, Morrison finished with 13 points and eight boards followed by 23 points and 11 boards in Smith’s victory at Clark. Morrison has seven double-double on the year and leads the NEWMAC in points per game and rebounds per game.

She currently leads the NEWMAC in points per game (17.4), rebounds per game (9.6) and is second in field goal percentage (56.0%).

Morrison and the Pioneers travel to Mount Holyoke on Saturday, January 28 for a 1:00pm matchup with the Lyons. 

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