Johnson Wins Player of the Week Award

November 20, 2006

Middlebury College women's basketball player Emily Johnson (Lower Gwynedd, Pa.) has been named the NESCAC player of the week. Johnson had a huge weekend at the Amherst Tournament, averaging 22.5 points and 3.5 rebounds/game to lead the Panthers to a pair of wins. Johnson scored 20 in a win over Piedmont, following that up with a career-high 25 in a victory over UMass.-Dartmouth. Johnson was named the tournament MVP, shooting .667 from the floor, .714 from behind the arc and .889 from the free throw line.