Press Release, St. Mary’s College of Maryland

FREDERICKSBURG, Va. – St. Mary’s junior forward Spencer Schultz (Clear Spring, Md./Clear Spring) earned his second straight Capital Athletic Conference (CAC) Men’s Basketball Player of the Week honor for Jan. 2, 2019.

Schultz paced St. Mary’s in a 2-0 week as the Seahawks extended their win streak to four straight. Schultz opened up the week with a career-best 30 points on 13-of-16 shooting in the win over Greensboro. He has scored in double digits in eight consecutive games. Schultz then tallied 10 rebounds and a career-high five blocks in the victory over William Peace. He currently leads the conference in scoring, averaging 21.9 points per game, while ranking third in both field goal percentage and rebounding. For the week, Schultz averaged 21.5 points, 7.5 rebounds and 3.0 blocks per game while shooting 75 percent from the field.

The Seahawks (6-6) will be back in action tomorrow (Jan. 5), welcoming Frostburg State to the Michael P. O’Brien Athletics & Recreation Center Arena for a CAC contest at 4:00 p.m.

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2018-19 CAC Men’s Basketball Players of the Week

Nov. 19 – Greg Rowson, Mary Washington, Fy., F

Nov. 26 –Matt Ayoub, St. Mary’s, Jr., G

Dec. 3 – Chris Bing, Penn State Harrisburg, Sr., F

Dec. 10 – Kahlil Williams, Penn State Harrisburg, Sr., F

Dec. 17 –Spencer Schultz, St. Mary’s, Jr. F

Jan. 2 –Spencer Schultz, St. Mary’s, Jr., F

David M. Higgins II, Publisher/Editor

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