January 26, 2009

Kimberly Blakney Named Skyline Player of the Week

Kimberly Blakney Named Skyline Player of the Week

- Junior averages 24 points, 9 rebounds, 5 steals, 4.7 assists and 3.7 blocks -

Lawrenceville, N.J. - Junior guard Kimberly Blakney (Brooklyn, N.Y./Benjamin Banneker) was named the Skyline Conference Player of the Week for women's basketball on Monday, January 26th.

In three Skyline Conference road victories for Farmingdale State College, the junior guard averaged 24.0 points, 9.0 rebounds, 5.0 steals, 4.7 assists and 3.7 blocked shots. Blakney had 11 points, 12 rebounds, nine assists, eight steals and five blocks at Sage. In a 72-56 win over Purchase, she finished with 26 points and six rebounds. Blakney capped the week with a season-high 35 points at Old Westbury.

The Skyline Conference Weekly Reports for fall sports are announced by the Conference on Monday nights. Reports (including players of the week and statistics) are available to view on the Skyline website at www.skylineconference.org.







- www.farmingdalesports.com -