Sophomore forward Mercedes Miller (New York, NY/Manhattan Center) got off to a strong start for Farmingdale State University by averaging 17.6 points and 8.0 rebounds in five games.
Miller also shot 50.9 percent (29-for-56) and 81.1 percent (30-for-37) from the free-throw line. She scored 19 points or more on three occasions, including 25 points, 16 rebounds and four blocked shots against Baruch. Miller added 23 points in a 98-95 win over Juniata.
The Player and Rookie of the Week for all sports are announced by the Skyline Conference on Monday nights. Reports are available to view on the Skyline website at www.skylineconference.org.