LeGate of Oglethorpe wins her third SAA Player of the Week honor

LeGate of Oglethorpe wins her third SAA Player of the Week honor

ATLANTA (Dec. 31, 2018) – The Southern Athletic Association (SAA) has announced that Savannah LeGate of Oglethorpe has been named the SAA Women's Basketball Player of the Week.

The reigning SAA Player and Newcomer of the Year paced Oglethorpe with a 2-1 record. The Stormy Petrels' lone loss came against fifth-ranked Hope. For the two weeks, LeGate averaged 14.0 points, 13.0 rebounds, and 3.7 blocks per game.

LeGate's best performance came in the win against Calvin when she scored 23 points and grabbed 16 rebounds. She followed that up with a 13-point, 17-rebound, 8-block performance in a close three-point win against North Park. 

Overall, LeGate ranks second in the SAA in blocks and rebounds while ranking fourth in points per game.

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