Jordan Hall from men’s basketball and Lauren Keeney from women’s basketball are the Hood College Athletes of the Week for January 15, 2018.
Hall scored a career- and team-high 13 points to lead the Blazers to a 77-75 win at Widener in Middle Atlantic Conference Commonwealth action. Hall, who had only appeared in three games with six career points before then, hit 5 of 7 field goals in the victory. His 3 for 5 effort on 3-point field goals fueled a perimeter attack that knocked down 13 of 23 (57 percent).
Keeney scored 10 points in the 82-50 win over Penn State- Mont Alto. She had four assists and shot 3 for 4 from the 3-point line, contributing to the Blazers making 48 percent of their field goals that night. Keeney pulled two rebounds, had one steal, one assist, and went 5 for 6 from the free throw line in their loss to Widener. She matched her career high of 12 points against nationally ranked Messiah. She went 3 for 6 from the 3-point line and pulled two rebounds for the Blazers.