Women's Basketball Weekly Award Winners: Week 6

UMass Boston's Raven Kelsey - Women's Basketball Player of the Week for January 2, 2018

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PLAYER OF THE WEEK - Raven Kelsey (Boston, Mass. ), Senior, Forward, UMass Boston

Kelsey recorded a season-high 20 points and matched her season-high with 11 rebounds in UMass Boston's 68-63 comeback victory over MIT. The senior forward shot 6-of-13 from the field and added four steals and two assists in the road win. She scored 16 points and added seven rebounds in the second half as the Beacons rallied from an 11-point deficit to earn their ninth-straight win.

ROOKIE OF THE WEEK - Kristen Curley (Gorham, Maine), Freshman, Guard, Southern Maine

Curley averaged 25.0 points, 6.5 rebounds, 2.0 assists, 2.5 steals and 2.0 blocked shots per game while shooting 52.9 percent (18-34) from the field and 41.7 percent (5-12) from three-point range in a 2-0 week for the Huskies. She scored 23 points with eight rebounds and three assists in a 69-53 win over Thomas before scoring 27 points with five rebounds, four steals and four blocked shots in a 67-64 come-from-behind overtime victory over Regis.  Curley scored nine of her 27 points in the fourth quarter, and blocked a potential game-winning shot at the end of regulation.