(YSCC) -- Back from break and a YSCC player takes home a USCAA Div II Player of the Week award.
Michaela Biron, NHTI Freshmen | Guard |Colebrook, NH
Michaela Biron of NHTI has been named USCAA Women's Division II Basketball Player of the Week. The Lynx of NHTI started the 2018 year with two victories in the NHTI Holiday Inn New Year's Classic over Massasoit Community College and USCAA member, Berkeley College NY. As a freshman, Biron put up point totals of 24 and 28 in the two games. Additionally, she averaged 11.5 rebounds during the holiday break. The Lynx are on a six-game winning streak with their last loss coming at the end of November to Yankee Small College Conference (YSCC) rival, Southern Maine CC.
Travonne Thompson, Me.-Machias (Junior, F - Melbourne, Florida, 33)
Travonne had a huge game for UMM in a win over Paul Smith's College on Sunday Jan 7th. After a long break Tray was able to shake off the rust early and lead the Clipper offense by pouring in 37 points, 11 of which came from the foul line. The 6'4 junior ripped down 13 rebounds, 7 of which were offensive. His final basket and coincidentally, the game-winning score came with 3.4 seconds remaining in the game put the Clippers back on top for good, 73-72.