Colby-Sawyer's Sugars & Maine Maritime's Felix Tabbed on NEWBA Honor Roll
Colby-Sawyer sophomore Tianna Sugars (Oxford, Maine) and Maine Maritime junior Alayne Felix (Mahopac, N.Y.) have been named to the New England Women's Basketball Association (NEWBA) Honor Roll, while Felix also earned North Atlantic Conference (NAC) Player of the Week accolades.
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Sugars averaged 13.5 points and 13.0 rebounds per game in a 1-1 week for the Chargers. She recorded her 10th and 11th double-doubles of the season. Sugars began the week with 10 points and a game-high 14 rebounds in a 54-37 loss to Maine Maritime on Friday. She then posted 17 points and a game best 12 boards in an 80-72 victory over Husson the following day.
Felix helped lead the Mariners to a 2-0 week with a pair of NAC victories over Colby-Sawyer College and New England College. The junior averaged 15.5 points, 6.5 rebounds, 5.5 assists, one steal and one block per game, while shooting 50 percent from the floor. In the Mariners' 54-37 win over Colby-Sawyer, Felix tallied 11 points, six assists, five rebounds, a steal and a block. Felix followed that up on Saturday in the team's 59-55 win with a team-high 20 points, eight rebounds, five assists, a steal and a block.