Senior guard Hannah Angelini (Baldwin Place, N.Y./Somers) of The University of Scranton women's basketball team earned MVP honors at the Cross County Challenge over the weekend and has been named Scranton Athlete of the Week for the period ending Nov. 20, 2022.
This is the first career Scranton Athlete of the Week award for Angelini.
As part of a 3-0 week for the Lady Royals, the senior averaged 11.3 points, 7.3 rebounds, 2.6 assists and 1.6 steals per game. Angelini posted a double-double with 10 points and a career-high 10 rebounds in a 67-51 win over Marywood on Tuesday to begin the week and then scored 10 and 14 points respectively in wins over King's and Wilkes as part of the Cross County Challenge.
In the tournament over the weekend, Angelini averaged 12.0 points per game on 11-of-13 (84.6%) shooting and also averaged 6.0 rebounds, 2.5 assists and 1.5 steals to earn MVP honors.
Her 10 rebounds in the victory over Marywood surpassed her previous career-high of nine that had been set versus Catholic on Feb. 21, 2021.
Angelini has started all five games this season for Scranton, averaging 7.6 points, 6.2 rebounds, 3.0 assists and 1.5 steals per contest while shooting 53.1% (17-of-32) from the floor.
The No. 10 Lady Royals will host No. 20 Ithaca in a non-conference battle on Tuesday, Nov. 29 at the John Long Center. Tip-off is slated for 7 p.m.