RedHawks Sweep MAC Women's Players of the Week

Updated 2/7/2000
Jenny Martin, Miami (Jr., G)
Greenwood, Ind. (Center Grove HS)

Miami guard Jenny Martin is this week's MAC Pepsi Offensive Player of the Week. Martin,who led the RedHawks to a pair of wins last week, averaged 23.5 points and shot a blistering 63 percent from the floor. The junior tied two school records in Miami's 74-72 win over Kent, scoring 32 points and equaling a 24-year old record with 14 field goals made. Martin then had 15 points and three rebounds in the RedHawks' 63-61 win over Akron.

Other nominees:

Abby Hoy, Akron -- Averaged 14.5 points, 6.0 assists and 3.5 rebounds as the Zips split two games.

Tara Perrier, Buffalo -- Had 22 points and two rebounds off the bench in the Bulls' win over Ohio.

Kris Kachaturoff, Eastern Michigan -- Averaged 16 points and 4.7 rebounds in three games.

Carrie Nance, Kent -- Tied for the team lead in scoring in borth games, 18 against Miami and 16 versus Marshall.

Yashico Stevens, Marshall -- Had a double-double in each of the team's three games, averaging 11.7 points and 10.3 rebounds.

Charbea Haller, Northern Illinois -- Averaged 18 points 3.5 assists and 1.5 rebounds in two games.

Lori Moorman, Ohio -- Averaged 15 points and 9.0 rebounds in three Bobcat games.

Adriane Bryant, Toledo -- Had 14 points, a career-high eight assists and three rebounds versus Ball State.

Shelsea Erving, Western Michigan -- In three games, averaged 15.3 points and 5.3 rebounds.


MAC Offensive Player of the Week
Nov. 22 --  Christy Jones, Ball State
Nov. 29 --  Shala Crook, Ball State
Dec. 6 --   Heather Cusick, Miami
Dec. 13 --  Tiffany Bell, Buffalo
Dec. 20 --  Kristin Koetsier, Western Michigan
Dec. 28 --  Dawn Zerman, Kent
 	    Michelle Shaughnessy, Ball State
Jan. 4 --   Cheryl Bowles, Akron
Jan. 10 --  Tara Perrier, Buffalo
Jan. 18 --  Heather Cusick, Miami
Jan. 24 --  Dawn Zerman, Kent
Jan. 31 --  Stephanie Smiley, Eastern Michigan
Feb. 6 --   Jenny Martin, Miami


MAC Pepsi Defensive Player of the Week

AuBree Hamilton, Miami (Sr., C)
Lima, Ohio (Bath HS)

For the second time this year, Miami's AuBree Hamilton is the MAC's Pepsi Defensive Player of the Week. Hamilton averaged 13.5 rebounds, 12.5 points, 3.5 blocks and 1.5 steals per contest, leading the RedHawks to divisional wins over first-place Kent and Akron. The senior had 10 points, eight rebounds and five blocks versus the Golden Flashes and 15 points, 19 rebounds, three steals and two blocks agains the Zips.

Other nominees:
Sonia Ortega, Buffalo -- Averaged 10.0 points, 7.5 rebounds, 3.0 steals and 1.5 blocks in two Bulls wins.

Kristy Maska, Eastern Michigan -- In three games averaged 16.7 points, 4.0 rebounds and 2.0 steals.

Dawn Zerman, Kent -- Averaged 12.5 points,4.0 steals and 3.0 rebounds as the Golden Flashes split two games.

Yashico Stevens, Marshall -- Had a double-double in each of the team's three games, averaging 11.7 points, 10.3 rebounds and 1.0 blocks per game.

Michelle Johnson, Northern Illinois -- Averaged 15 points, 9.0 rebounds, 1.0 blocks and 1.0 steals per game.

Tia Davis, Toledo -- Tallied 4.5 points, 3.0 rebounds, 2.0 blocks and 1.5 steals per game for the Rockets in two contests.

Danielle Mueller, Western Michigan -- Averaged 13.3 points and 9.7 rebounds per game in three contests. Had two double-doubles, both in league games.


MAC Defensive Player of the Week
Nov. 22 --  Tamara Bowie, Ball State
Nov. 29 --  Christy Jones, Ball State
Dec. 6 --   Kristin Koetsier, Western Michigan
Dec. 13 --  Cheryl Bowles, Akron
Dec. 20 --  Jennifer Markwood, Toledo
Dec. 28 --  AuBree Hamilton, Miami
Jan. 4 --   Dawn Zerman, Kent
Jan . 10 -- Vershaun Jones, Central Michigan
Jan. 18 --  Kristin Koetsier, Western Michigan
Jan. 24 --  Christy Jones, Ball State
Jan. 31 --  Michelle Johnson, Northern Illinois
Feb. 6 --   AuBree Hamilton, Miami