Hebert lands SUNYAC award again

Special to the OBSERVER

Fredonia State junior guard Becky Hebert (Hilton) is the SUNYAC Women’s Basketball Player of the Week for the third time this season.

It is the fifth time the award has been made this season. Due to the semester break, the most recent reporting periods includes games dating back to Dec. 10.

Hebert was cited for her 26-point performance in a 70-59 Blue Devil win over Hilbert on Dec. 14. She was 9 of 15 from the field and 7 of 10 from the foul line. In addition, she grabbed five rebounds and had three steals.

When the first semester ended, Hebert was ranked 11th in NCAA Division III at 21.7 points per game. She and her teammates return to action Jan. 11 in a SUNYAC game at Oswego, followed by a trip to Cortland the following day.

The Blue Devils enter the second semester with a 7-3 record, which matches their best-ever 10-game start. They are 2-2 in the SUNYAC.