Katelyn Fischer Tabbed CAC Player of the Week
York, Pa. – Marymount University senior guard Katelyn Fischer was named the Capital Athletic Conference Women’s Basketball Player of the Week, as announced by the league office on Monday. Fischer led the Saints to a pair of road wins on the week.
Opening the week with an 84-70 win at CAC newcomer Southern Virginia, Fischer led the Saints (3-2) with her second-straight double-double, scoring a game-high 19 points to go with 10 assists. She added a pair of steals while hitting 50 percent of her shots from three-point range.
In a win at Virginia Wesleyan, Fischer led all scorers with 27 points while adding seven rebounds, seven assists and three steals. She moved into 10th place in the Marymount all-time career scoring list with 1,336. Fischer is on pace to finish her career third all-time in scoring at MU.
Marymount returns to the hardwood as its opens CAC play against Wesley on Wednesday. Tip-off is set for 6 p.m. and fans can follow the action live by logging on to www.marymount.edu/athletics/wBasketball and selecting the “live stats” and “live video” links.