GANSEVOORT, N.Y. - The North Eastern Athletic Conference (NEAC) announced its conference student-athlete of the week awards for the week of Nov. 26 and Gallaudet University senior Hannah Neild (Litchfield, N.H.) was selected as the NEAC Women's Basketball Student-Athlete of the Week.
Neild led all scorers with a season-high 27 points in a non-conference 94-51 win over Bryn Athyn College last Sunday. The Bison's senior guard made 11 of 17 shots, including five three-pointers, to finish with a 64.7 field goal percentage. Neild also added six rebounds, five steals, three assists and two blocks in Gallaudet's victory. In four games this season, Neild has scored a total of 92 points.
This is Gallaudet's first NEAC Women's Basketball Student-Athlete of the Week honor this season and Neild's fifth career NEAC award.
Gallaudet will begin conference play on the road Wednesday, Nov. 28, at Penn St.-Abington (3-1) with a 5:30 p.m. tip time.