HVIAC Players of the Week - January 9
|Men's Basketball Player of the Week|
Bryan Green, Vaughn
Sophomore • Forward • Bronx, N.Y.
In the only game of the week for Vaughn, Green had a monster 36-point, 21-rebound, double-double in a losing effort to Penn State Worthington Scranton. Playing just 25 minutes, he missed just one shot from the field in a 15-for-16 shooting night.
|Men's Basketball Rookie of the Week|
Anthony Sylvester Jr, New Rochelle
Freshman • Guard • Queens, N.Y./Holy Cross
Sylvester Jr. scored 13 points in 14 minutes off the bench with five points and three assists as the Blue Angels dropped a narrow, two-point decision to St. Elizabeth at the Barclays Center.
|Women's Basketball Player of the Week|
Ayana Ratliff, Berkeley
Junior • Guard • Brooklyn, N.Y.
Ratliff wins back-to-back Player of the Week honors with an outstanding weekend where she averaged 28.5 points a game with 6.0 rebounds and 5.5 steals at the NHTI New Year's Classic. Opening the tournament against Maine-Augusta, she scored 29 points with five steals as many rebounds and pairs of assists and blocks. Facing the hosts, she posted a game-high 28 points with seven boards, six steals, and a block.
Ricardo Ayuso, Berkeley • Men's Basketball
The junior averaged 16.0 points and 2.5 assists and steals over a 2-0 week for the Knights. Ayuso scored 19 points with three boards in 18 minutes against Maine-Augusta.
Anna Bryce, Pratt • Women's Basketball
The senior guard averaged a double-double of 17 points and 11.5 rebounds in two games this past week. Bryce also averaged 5 assists per game for the Cannoneers.
Elijah Harris, New Rochelle • Men's Basketball
Harris netted 17 points with four rebounds and three assists in a losing effort to St. Elizabeth.