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

OVERLAND PARK, Kan. – St. Joseph's College (N.Y.) senior guard Ashley McQuillan (Brooklyn, N.Y.) has been named the Association of Division III Independents women's basketball Player of the Week. McQuillan led the Lady Bears to a 2-2 week to open the first week of play in 2012. She posted back-to-back 20-plus point games, highlighted by a season-high 26-point, six-steal effort in a comeback victory over Mount Saint Vincent, where the Lady Bears erased an 11-point deficit with four minutes to play. For the week, McQuillan averaged 19.0 points on 43.8 percent shooting from both the field (28-of-64) and from behind the arc (7-of-16).