News Release, St. Mary’s College of Maryland

FREDERICKSBURG, Va. – St. Mary’s College of Maryland junior forward Gina Seifert was named the Capital Athletic Conference (CAC) Women’s Basketball Player of the Week for Feb. 11, 2019, the league announced today.

Seifert led the Seahawks to two victories during the week over Mary Washington and York. She led the team in points per game with 19 against Mary Washington and 17 against York. The 5-11 forward recorded a double-double against York, knocking down 17 points and gathering 15 rebounds. Additionally, Seifert hustled for four steals against Mary Washington and recorded one block in both games this week. Overall, Seifert averaged 18 points per game, 9.5 rebounds per game, 3.5 assists per game, 2.5 steals per game, and one block per game.

This is Seifert‘s first CAC Women’s Basketball Player of the Week honor as a Seahawk and the first Player of the Week honor this season for the St. Mary’s women’s basketball team.

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Gina Seifert ’20 | Photo Credit: Bill Wood

The Seahawks (7-16, 3-9 CAC) will return to the court on Wednesday (Feb. 13) when they host Penn State Harrisburg (9-14, 3-9 CAC) at 6 p.m. in the MPOBARC Arena.

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2018-19 CAC PLAYERS OF THE WEEK

WEEK PLAYER
11/19Natalie Terwilliger, CNU
11/26Savanna Christensen, SVU
12/3Victoria Diggs, FSU
12/10Katie Garrish, SVU
12/17Kaylyn French, SU
1/2Katie Garrish, SVU
1/7Katie Garrish, SVU
1/14Katie Garrish, SVU
1/21Alexus Barnes, SVU
1/28Katie McGowan, YCP
2/4Katie Garrish, SVU
2/11Gina Seifert, SMCM

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