Women's Basketball

Ellis named Association of Division III Independents women’s basketball Player of the Week

Ellis named Association of Division III Independents women’s basketball Player of the Week

OVERLAND PARK, Kan. – The College of New Rochelle senior forward Jah-Leah Ellis (Harlem, N.Y.) has been selected the Association of Division III Independents women's basketball Player of the Week. Among the national leaders in rebounding and double-doubles, Ellis posted two double-doubles in leading The College of New Rochelle to a 1-1 week, raising her season total to 11. The forward averaged 23.0 points, 12.0 rebounds, 6.0 steals and 4.0 assists per game while converting 63.3 percent of her shots. The senior tallied game-highs with 24 points, 12 rebounds, eight steals and five assists against Pine Manor College before pouring in 22 points in the win over Lesley University, adding 12 boards, four steals and three assists.