Haley Named the Spartan Athlete of the Week for January 23

Haley Named the Spartan Athlete of the Week for January 23

YORK, PA – York College is proud to announce that sophomore women’s basketball player Kristen Haley has been named the Spartan Athlete of the Week for the week ending on January 22.

Haley led the second-place York College Spartans to a pair of Capital Athletic Conference wins this past week as the Spartans improve to 14-3 overall and 8-1 in the CAC. Haley tallied 14 points and six rebounds in the Wednesday win over Stevenson. She was 5-for-10 from the floor and 4-for-5 from the free throw line in the win.

Against Marymount, Haley recorded her 14th career double-double with 15 points and a career-high 15 rebounds. She also blocked a career-high seven shots, all in the first half as the Spartans built a 40-14 halftime lead. York held Marymount to 19.4% shooting in the first half. Haley was 7-for-15 from the floor including one three as she powered the Spartan offense and defense.

For the week, Haley averaged 14.5 points and 10.5 rebounds per game as she shot 48% from the floor and 80% from the stripe.

Haley is averaging 12.9 points and 8.6 rebounds per game for year for the Spartans. She is shooting 47.7% from the floor, 33.3% from three and 81.6% from the free throw line. Haley is sixth in the CAC in scoring, second in rebounding, third in field goal percentage and fourth in free throw percentage.