Springs receives Association of Division III Independents women’s basketball Player of the Week
KANSAS CITY, Mo. – Salem College freshman center Shakila Springs (Winston-Salem, N.C.) has been named the Association of Division III Independents women’s basketball Player of the Week. In four games, Springs averaged a double-double, posting 13 points and 14.8 rebounds per game, including a season-high 23 boards against Greensboro College. She also added 12 points, three blocks and three steals in the loss to Greensboro. Springs followed that performance with 17 points and 11 rebounds in a 69-62 win over Peace College. She finished the week with five points, 16 rebounds and five blocks against College of Notre Dame and 18 points and nine boards against Trinity University (District of Columbia). Springs is coached by Jim Jackson.