York College junior women's basketball player Kristen Haley has been named the Spartan Athlete of the Week for the week ending Jan. 27.

Haley was also named the Capital Athletic Conference Women's Basketball Player of the Week.

Haley led the Spartans to a 3-0 stretch, including their fifth Capital Athletic Conference win of the year on Saturday.

Haley began her week with 14 points and 13 rebounds in a road win at McDaniel on Monday night. She followed that with 22 points and 10 rebounds in the home win over Washington & Lee on Thursday.

In Saturday's victory over St. Mary's, Haley poured in a career-high 27 points while she pulled in 12 rebounds. Haley became the 13th member of the 1,000 career point club with a layup on the right block with 5:52 left in the first half.

For the week, Haley averaged 21 points and 11.7 rebounds. She shot 47.1 percent from the floor, 33.3 percent from 3-point range and 81.2 percent from the free throw line. She handed out two assists and grabbed one steal in each game. Haley also blocked eight shots in the three games.

Her three double-doubles for the week give her seven for the year. The Spartans are now 16-4 overall and 5-2 in the CAC.



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