Kinek garners another Patriot League Rookie of the Week honor
BETHLEHEM, Pa. - Lehigh women’s basketball freshman Kerry Kinek claimed her fifth Patriot League Rookie of the Week award, as announced on Monday. The Whitehall, Pa. native led the Mountain Hawks in scoring in each of their double-digit wins against American and Colgate.
Kinek began the week with her fourth-career double-double at American Wednesday, posting, 20 points, 11 rebounds and a career-high five assists. She shot 9-of-15 from the field as Lehigh posted an impressive 16-point win against the Eagles. She followed that up with a game-high 16 points against Colgate on Saturday while adding seven rebounds. For the season, Kinek is averaging a team-leading 13.1 points and 8.0 rebounds per game.
Kinek and the rest of the Mountain Hawks will return to the hardwood on Wednesday, February 20 when they travel to Lewisburg, Pa. for a 7 p.m. tip with the Bison of Bucknell.
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