The USA South Athletic Conference has announced players of the week for men's and women's basketball. Mary Baldwin's Cauy Duboise was named Rookie of the Week for the first time this season.
Duboise earned the honor by averaging 15.0 points, 7.3 rebounds, 2.0 assists and 1.5 steals per game as the Fighting Squirrels posted a 1-3 record against USA South Competition last week. In two losses to Averett, Duboise averaged 13.0 points, 5.0 rebounds, 1.5 assists and 2.0 steals. Duboise also tallied 11 points, 7 rebounds and one assist against N.C. Wesleyan on Saturday. Finally, in a 70-69 victory over Methodist, Duboise scored the game-winning basket with two seconds remaining in the game. In the win, which snapped a 101-game losing streak versus Conference opposition, Duboise notched a double-double of 23 points and 12 rebounds to go along with four assists and two steals.
Mary Baldwin will be back in acton Thursday evening at Ferrum College then return home for the final game of the season against Pfeiffer University.