Pechin receives Association of Division III Independents women’s basketball Player of the Week award

OVERLAND PARK, Kan. – College of New Rochelle freshman guard Alyssa Pechin (Yonkers, N.Y.) has been named the Association of Division III Independents women's basketball Player of the Week. Over three games, Pechin averaged 22 points, 4 assists, 3.7 steals and 1.3 blocks per game helping New Rochelle go 2-1 on the week. She shot 42% from the floor and made 22-of-25 from the charity stripe (88%). Her week was highlighted by a 27-point outing in the 18th Annual Dr. Betty Shabazz Basketball Tournament, in which she was named to the All-Tournament team.