Johnson Earns Player Of The Week Honors

January 7, 2008

Middlebury College women's basketball player Emily Johnson (Lower Gwynedd, Pa.) has been named the NESCAC Player of the Week. Johnson led the Panthers in scoring over two outings last week, averaging 24.5 points per game. She had a game-high 26 points to go along with a team-high nine rebounds in a setback at nationally-ranked Eastern Conn. St. on Thursday. Johnson closed the week with a game-high 23 points in an overtime victory at Skidmore on Saturday. For the week, Johnson was 15-for-34 (.441) from the floor and 10-for-24 (.417) from behind the arc, averaging 7.0 rebounds, 3.0 assists and 3.5 steals.