CLAREMONT, CA. – Freshman Carly Leong has been tabbed as the Women's Basketball Southern California Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (SCIAC) Athlete of the Week as announced by the league office.
Leong earned her first SCIAC Athlete of the Week selection after leading the Sagehens to a 3-0 week with wins over Occidental, Whittier and Chapman. Leong tallied 16 points and five rebounds in an 83-54 win over Occidental, went for 22 points and four assists in an 85-71 win over Whittier and led the Sagehens with 23 points in a 76-61 win over Chapman.
The Sagehens are off to their best start since 1998 with a 12-4 overall record and 6-1 in the SCIAC. Pomona-Pitzer has won five-straight games and travel to SCIAC opponent Cal Lutheran tonight at 7:00 p.m.