CORTLAND, N.Y. - The State University of New York Athletic Conference (SUNYAC) has selected the winner for Women's Basketball Athlete of the Week. This week's winner was chosen out of nominations from across the conference.
Lindsay Johnson, a senior from Brockport, has been selected as SUNYAC's Athlete of the Week. Johnson was unstoppable this weekend, averaging a double-double with 19 points-per-game and 14 rebounds-per-game over the weekend. The Waterloo native, tallied 14 points to go along with nine rebounds in Friday's game against Oneonta. Johnson followed up by putting on a show, scoring 24 points while pulling down a career-high 19 rebounds in Saturday's 70-63 win over New Paltz. She also shot an efficient 58% from the field, led the team in scoring on both nights, and helped clinch a playoff berth for her team. The senior forward now ranks in the top-three of the conference in shooting percentage (.473), and rebounding (200) on the season.