Washington College Athletics
January 3, 2012
Shoreman of the Week
Senior basketball player Kevin Breslin (Hagerstown, MD/St. Maria Goretti) is this week’s Shoreman of the Week. Breslin was named the Most Outstanding Player at the Thrivent Financial for Lutherans Tournament as the Shoremen captured the tournament championship.
Breslin scored 22 points, brought down nine rebounds, swiped a career-best six steals, and blocked two shots in a 75-67 win over tournament host Cal Lutheran in Thursday’s first round. In Friday’s championship game, Breslin netted 13 points, five rebounds, five assists, and three steals in a 69-65 victory over Carthage.
Shorewoman of the Week
Sophomore basketball player Latisha Pledger (Chesapeake, VA/Indian River) is this week’s Shorewoman of the Week. Pledger was named the Most Valuable Player of the Catholic University Holiday Tournament by leading the Shorewomen to two wins and the tournament championship.
Pledger scored 15 points and brought down a career-high 15 rebounds in a 74-63 win over St. John Fisher in the tournament’s first round on Friday and added 15 points and eight rebounds in a 65-61 win over Catholic in Saturday’s championship game.