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Coppola named Maine's Rookie of the Week

Allie Coppola '17 earned Maine Rookie of the Week honors for the week ending Jan. 5, 2014.

LEWISTON, Maine -- Bates first-year forward Allie Coppola was named Maine Rookie of the Week for the week ending on Sunday, Jan. 5, announced Wednesday by the Maine Women's Basketball Coaches Association.

The 5-foot-11 Coppola (Tarrytown, N.Y.) made a solid contribution to Bates' 1-1 weekend at the Williams Holiday Classic, averaging 6.5 points, 5.0 rebounds, 1.5 assists and 1.0 blocked shots per game as Bates fell 68-59 to St. Lawrence on Saturday before upending Rensselaer 68-51 on Sunday.

Coppola averages 6.6 points and 6.8 rebounds per game, second on the team in the latter category, as well as 1.1 steals per game. She is Bates' second Rookie of the Week this season, following sophomore guard Leah Humes (Beaconsfield, Quebec) on Dec. 3.

MWBCA Weekly Release #6