Athlete of the Week: Michelle Kurowski, Women’s Basketball
Nov. 21-27, 2011
Michelle Kurowski averaged 14.5 points, 4.5 rebounds, 3.5 steals and 1.5 assists per game and drained all 14 free throws in two contests last week as the Retrievers went 1-1. The senior from Hicksville, N.Y., scored a season-high 19 points on 5-of-9 shooting and added five rebounds, two steals and two assists in UMBC’s come-from-behind 60-56 win over cross-town rival Loyola on Tuesday. She then added 10 points, four rebounds and a career-high five steals at Towson on Sunday. For the season, Kurowski is averaging 13.2 ppg and boasts a .917 free throw percentage, and she ranks fifth all-time at UMBC with 1,342 career points, the most among active players in the America East.
2011-12 Athlete of the Week Archive