NEWMAC Women's Basketball Offensive Athlete of the Week
Payton Ouimette, Babson (Jr, Medfield, Mass.)
Ouimette averaged 13.5 points, 9.0 rebounds and 2.5 assists on 52.4 percent shooting as Babson split games against Brandeis and Wellesley. The junior forward finished with 15 points and eight boards in Monday's 69-56 loss against the Judges, and followed it up with her fourth double-double of the season in a 67-55 win against the Blue. Ouimette scored 12 points on 5-of-8 shooting to go along with 10 boards and season highs of five assists and three steals in the Beavers' 14th straight conference road win.
NEWMAC Women's Basketball Defensive Athlete of the Week
Ogechi Ezemma, Clark (Jr, Hope Valley, R.I.)
Clark's Ezemma had a solid week for the Cougars with highlights on the defensive end. The Junior averaged 14.5 points, 9.5 rebounds, 3.5 blocks and 2.0 steals per game. In a setback to conference foe Wheaton Ezemma notched 16 pints while adding 10 boards and four steals. In a non-conference victory over Nichols the Hope Valley native racked in 13 points while adding nine boards and an impressive seven steals.
Babson's Ouimette and Clark's Ezemma Earn NEWMAC Weekly Honors
Dec 11, 2017