Farmingdale State junior center Mercedes Miller (New York, NY/Manhattan Center) was named Skyline Player of the Week for women's basketball on Monday, November 27th. Miller, who scored 20 points and pulled down 14 rebounds, sparked Farmingdale State College to an 83-81 season-opening victory over Baruch College. Mercedes was 9-for-16 (56.3 percent) from the floor and 2-for-2 from the free-throw line, while also having a block and two steals. She had eight points and eight rebounds in the second half as the Rams erased a 1-point halftime deficit for their first win of the season.
The Skyline Conference Weekly Reports for basketball are announced by the Conference on Mondays. Reports (including players of the week and statistics) are available to view on the Skyline website at www.skylineconference.org.