Vinson Selected as NEWMAC Women’s Basketball Defensive Athlete of the Week

Spencer Vinson

Westwood, MA --- WPI junior Spencer Vinson (Los Angeles, CA) has been named as the NEWMAC Women's Basketball Defensive Athlete of the Week.

Vinson narrowly averaged a double-double on the week with 10.5 points and eight rebounds en route to All-Tournament honors as the Engineers secured their fifth consecutive Worcester City Championship. The junior totaled 13 points, seven rebounds, three steals and a block in the opener versus Becker on Friday and followed up with eight points and nine rebounds in the title game versus Worcester State.

MIT senior Kara Holinski (Liviona, MI) was tabbed as the NEWMAC Offensive Athlete of the Week.

Women's Basketball (2-0) heads to Biddeford, Maine this weekend for the Hampton Inn Tip-Off Tournament at University of New England. The Engineers face Bridgewater State at 7:30pm on Saturday and will play at either 1pm or 3pm on Sunday.

NEWMAC Release