Hicks Named the Spartan Athlete of the Week for November 19

Hicks Named the Spartan Athlete of the Week for November 19

YORK, Pa. – York College is proud to announce that junior women’s basketball player Brittany Hicks (Dover, Pa./York Catholic) has been named the Spartan Athlete of the Week for the week ending on November 18.

Hicks helped lead the Spartans to a 3-0 start this season. In her first three games, Hicks has tallied three double-doubles. She has now recorded 14 double-doubles in her career.

In the first game of the season against Johns Hopkins, Hicks scored 14 points and brought down 12 rebounds. She also added two assists and two steals as the Spartans came away with a 55-44 win.

The Green and White traveled down to North Carolina this past weekend to play in the Daly Seven Hotels Classic. The Spartans won the tournament after beating Roanoke and the host college, Guildford.

Against Roanoke, Hicks tallied 15 points and added 13 rebounds. The next day against a tough Guildford team the Spartans were able to come away with a 55-51 win. In the game, Hicks recorded another double-double with 12 points and 12 rebounds.

So far this season Hicks is averaging 13.7 points and 12.3 rebounds per game.

The Spartans are off for six days and will return to action on Sunday, November 25 when they travel to take on Gettysburg College at 1:00 pm.