Shayna Rodriguez Receives Second NEAC Weekly Award of 2017-18

Shayna Rodriguez Receives Second NEAC Weekly Award of 2017-18

GANSEVOORT, N.Y. - The North Eastern Athletic Conference (NEAC) has announced Shayna Rodriguez as its Student-Athlete of the Week selection in women’s basketball for the week ending Jan. 1. This week’s awards include all games played from Dec. 18 – Jan. 1.

Shayna Rodriguez (Philadelphia, Pa.) from Penn State Abington has been named the NEAC Women’s Basketball Student-Athlete of the Week for the second time this season with an average of 23.5 points and 7.5 rebounds per game in two games over the holiday break. In a loss to Neumann, the Nittany Lions’ junior guard recorded 21 points, eight rebounds and three steals. On Dec. 30 against Hood, Rodriguez scored 26 points with seven rebounds and five steals. Rodriguez finished the stretch with 47 points, 15 rebounds, eight assists and eight steals while shooting 46.3 percent from the field and 63.6 percent from the free-throw line.  

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The North Eastern Athletic Conference (NEAC) has fourteen NCAA Division III member institutions which include: Bryn Athyn College, Cazenovia College, College of St. Elizabeth, Gallaudet University, Keuka College, Lancaster Bible College, Pennsylvania College of Technology, Pennsylvania State University – Abington, Pennsylvania State University – Berks, SUNY Cobleskill, SUNY Morrisville State College, SUNY Polytechnic Institute, Wells College, and Wilson College.  Associate members are: Cedar Crest College (W Swimming), D’Youville College (M Volleyball), Hilbert College (M&W Lacrosse), Medaille College (M&W Lacrosse, M Volleyball), Pennsylvania State University – Altoona (M Volleyball), and Rutgers University – Camden (M Golf). The NEAC has partnered with the North Atlantic Conference in the sports of field hockey and men’s tennis. For more information, please visit: www.neacsports.com.