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Clara Gascoigne and Qyemah Gibson named Athletes of the Week

Clara Gascoigne and Qyemah Gibson named Athletes of the Week

Clara Gascoigne and Qyemah Gibson, from basketball are the Athletes of the Week, for the week ending November 17th

 

First year forward, Clara Gascoigne, from Dartmouth, NS, had 17 points and 2 rebounds in the Huskies 88-80 win over StFX on Wednesday at the Homburg Centre.  In game two of the matchup in Antigonish on Saturday, she added 14 points and 9 rebounds in their 88-72 win over the X-Women.  Clara sits 2nd in team scoring with a 12.0 ppg average.  The Huskies travel to Fredericton to face UNB on November 23 to close the first semester.

 

Qyemah Gibson, from Nassau, Bahamas, had two big games for the Huskies in their wins over StFX.  At home on Wednesday, he had a game high 23 points and 9 rebounds in their 95-88 win.  In their 2nd matchup in Antigonish on Saturday, he had 17 points and 8 rebounds in their 66-65 tilt against the X-Men.  He earned two Subway player of the game awards and has a 16.0 ppg average.  The Huskies are on the road Saturday to face UNB in their last game of the first semester.