McDonough Claims Three Weekly Honors As FDU Lays Claim To First Place!

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MADISON, N.J. (January 17, 2017) – After being named MAC Freedom Player of the Week Monday, senior Alyssa McDonough of the FDU women’s basketball team added two more awards on Tuesday.

McDonough was one of five named to the D3Hoops.com Team of the Week, and shared Co-Player of the Week honors for the Metropolitan Basketball Writers Association.

The senior was named to the D3Hoops Team of the Week as a forward, leading the Devils to a 2-0 week in conference action to sit atop the conference as the only unbeaten team in conference play. The Parlin, N.J. native finished the week averaging 15 points, 15 rebounds, 6.5 assists and three steals, flirting with a triple-double in an 83-51 win over conference favorite DeSales with 19 points, 15 rebounds, and eight assists. Earlier in the week, McDonough posted 15 rebounds to go along with 11 points, five assists and three steals in a 69-59 win over King’s.

McDonough shared Division II/III Player of the Week from the MBWA with Sierra Clark of Division II Adelphi, and is the second person in program history claim the honor from the MBWA. 2016 graduate Shalette Brown was the lone other person in program history to be honored by the MBWA, taking home Player of the Week accolades on February 7.

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Steller Performance From Clark Helps Women’s Basketball Get Back on Winning Track

Steller Performance From Clark Helps Women's Basketball Get Back on Winning Track

After suffering the season’s first North Eastern Athletic Conference (NEAC) loss, Bryn Athyn College travels to Chambersburg, Pa. to face Wilson College and was paced by Kristina Clark who had an outstanding performance with season high 38 points and collegiate career high 32 rebounds. Clark wasted no time in the beginning as she quickly grabbed three rebounds and four points to put the Lions on the scoreboard first. In the end of the first quarter, Clark already had a double-double with 10 points and 11 boards. By the end of the second quarter, the Lions led 46-29 over the Phoenix.  Click Here For Full Article

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Kendrea Williams leads the MAC Freedom in scoring with 18.8 points per game and she’s in the top four for field goal (.483), free throw (.796) and three-point field goal (.326) percentage.

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Kendrea Williams is an impact player and has alway made her presence known. Now she is punishing opponents in college just to show doubter that her high school career was legit! She is her the very inspiration of the FBC Defenders Motto “Show Up & Show Out!” Congratulations Kendrea and job well done Andre’ Williams (father, trainer,coach)!

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After Kris Jenkins hit the buzzer-beating three-pointer that gave Villanova the 2016 NCAA Division I men’s basketball championship, FDU-Florham women’s basketball head coach Marc Mitchell called Kendrea Williams. Mitchell discussed the shot—specifically, Jenkins’ confidence when taking it—with Williams, an incoming FDU-Florham freshman guard.

“I said, ‘That’s what I want from you,’” Mitchell said.

Williams leads the MAC Freedom in scoring with 18.8 points per game, and she is a major reason that FDU-Florham is 11-2, 2-0 in conference heading into this week’s games at King’s and home against DeSales. Click Here For Full Article

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Freshman Rachel Kuhl Drains 8 threes on her way to 28 points while Senior Amanda Carney had 3 threes on her way to 16 points against Spotswood High!

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Rachel Kuhl scored a game-high 28 points, draining eight 3-pointers, to propel Old Brdige to a 57-40 victory over Spotswood in Spotswood. While Senior Amanda Carney added 16 points with two 3-pointers for Old Bridge, which trailed 28-22 at halftime, but used a 35-12 second half to secure the win. Click Here For Full Article.

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FDU-Madison Freshman Kendrea Williams Blazing Through Rookie Season!

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Game Recap: Women’s Basketball | |

Devils roll past Misericordia, 74-55

Next Game: at King’s College (Pa.)
1/11/2017 – 6:00 PM

MADISON, N.J. (January 7, 2017) – The Fairleigh Dickinson University women’s basketball team rolled past Middle Atlantic Conference Freedom rival Misericordia University, 74-55, in the Ferguson Recreation Center on Saturday afternoon. The Devils continued their nine-game winning streak, improving to 11-2 on the season as the Cougars dropped to 7-5.

Freshman Kendrea Williams was hot all game long, notching a game-high 23 points to lead the way in the Devils’ victory. Williams went 8-for-13, making two three-pointers and going 5-for-5 from the charity stripe. FDU-Florham dominated the court with a 40 percent shooting average from behind the arc compared to Misericordia’s 16.7 percent in the second half.

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