New York — The Metropolitan Basketball Writers Association (MBWA) announced today, Tuesday, January 24, the Division II/III players of the week and the City College of New Jersey women’s basketball junior guards. Damaris Rodriguez (Secaucus, NJ/Secaucus) He was one of only two regional student-athletes to earn certification. It is her fourth time in her career that Rodriguez has been named her MBWA Player of the Week.
Rodriguez continued to lead the hottest team in the New Jersey Athletic Conference (NJAC) to a 2-0 record last week, averaging 30.0 points, 6.5 assists, 6.0 rebounds and 3.5 steals in 38.1 minutes per game. , won the honor. NJCU is currently tied for first place in the conference with an 8-3 record and is on a six-game winning streak. She poured her game-high 33 points on five boards and game-high steals (6) and assists (5) on her Wednesday, Jan. 18, when Jersey City topped Montclair State away. started her week with. , 72-52, in the Redhawks’ season sweep — in the process, Rodriguez scored her 1,000th career point with 2:19 left in her first, completing that feat in NJCU since 2007. Became the first player.
Not to be outdone, she again led all players in points (27) and assists (8) and had 7 rebounds as the Gothic Knights held onto a 65-64 road win at The College of New Jersey in Ewing, NJ. achieved. Saturday, January 21, a season split with the Lions. Rodriguez currently leads the NJAC in points scored (24.9 ppg), assists (5.7 apg), field goals (145), three-point percentage (34.9 pct.), minutes (37.0 mpg), and free throw shooting ( 90.0 miles) he is second. He ranks fourth in three-point percentage per game (2.5) and in shooting percentage (43.3 percent) and steals (2.4 spg). Of all Division III players, she is her second-most scorer in the nation, fielding her fourth in goals, free throws she sixth in shooting, and assists per game. and she is the tenth.
Rodriguez and the rest of the Gothic Knights will return to Tilt against NJAC’s Williams tomorrow night at 6 p.m. . Paterson University. The NJCU will seek another revenge for their early-season conference loss against the Pioneers.