Tori Rockefeller Receives NEAC Women's Basketball Weekly Honor

Tori Rockefeller Receives NEAC Women's Basketball Weekly Honor

GANSEVOORT, N.Y. - The North Eastern Athletic Conference (NEAC) has announced Tori Rockefeller as its Student-Athlete of the Week selection in women’s basketball for the week ending Jan. 28.

Tori Rockefeller (Bloomville, N.Y.) from Morrisville State College has been named the NEAC Women’s Basketball Student-Athlete of the Week after averaging 21.7 points per game in a 2-1 week for the Mustangs. Rockefeller, a sophomore guard, started the week with a career-high 26 points in a 57-53 loss to Keuka. She followed that with a 24-point outing in a 66-64 victory over North Division leader SUNY Poly. Rockefeller wrapped up the week with 15 points in a non-conference win against SUNY Delhi. For the week, she shot 52.4 percent from the floor and 60 percent from three-point territory. Rockefeller totaled 65 points, six rebounds, four assists, four steals and one block in three games.

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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.