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

OVERLAND PARK, Kan. – St. Joseph's College (N.Y.) sophomore forward Samantha Retas (Brooklyn, N.Y.) has been named the Association of Division III Independents women's basketball Player of the Week for the second week in a row. Retas averaged 19.3 points and 9.7 rebounds in leading St. Joseph's to a 2-1 mark on the week. Retas shot 53.2 percent from the field (25-for-47) and recorded a pair of double-doubles against St. Joseph's College (L.I.) and Lehman College. The sophomore's week was highlighted by a career-high 23 points on 11-of-17 shooting (64.7%) along with 11 rebounds and five assists in the win over Lehman.