Former Women's Basketball Players Succeeding Overseas
Feb. 21, 2013
The Boston College women's basketball program has five former players currently overseas. Check in every week for updates on Carolyn Swords '11, Stefanie Murphy '11, Aja Parham '06, Brooke Queenan '06 and Kathrin Ress '07.
Carolyn Swords, Ceyhan Bld, Turkey
Ceyhan Bld lost its last two games vs. Mersin and Antakya on February 12 and 17, respectively ... Swords scored 18 points and grabbed four rebounds in the rout against Mersin ... Had 16 points and pulled down 15 rebounds for a double-double against Antakya in the loss ... Leads the team in points with 16.7 per game ... Second on the team in rebounds with 8.5 per game (fellow American Kayla Pederson pulls down 8.6 rebounds per game).
Stefanie Murphy, SBK Samorin, Slovkia
Samorin lost to PEAC-PECS, Murphy's old team, 76-69 on February 17 ... Scored 18 points and grabbed seven rebounds in the losing effort, and also had four steals ... Samorin's next game will be UNIQA Eurol on February 23.
Aja Parham, Cadi ICG Software, Spain
Scored two points and grabbed three rebounds in Cadi ICG's 74-52 loss to Perfumerias on February 17 ... Is averaging 10.9 points and 4.0 rebounds, which both rank third on the team ... Up next, Cadi ICG will play Uni Girona on February 23.
Kathrin Ress, Lucca, Italy
Scored five points and grabbed six rebounds in Lucca's tight 51-48 win over Parma ... Lucca is now 5-1 since Ress joined the team ... Averaging 20.7 minutes, 6.8 points, and 3.7 rebounds through six games ... Lucca's next match up will be on February 24 against Ress' former team, Faenza.
Brooke Queenan, Partizan, Serbia
In a 107-51 rout, Partizan beat Celik on February 16 and saw five players in double figures ... Queenan scored 11 points in 11 minutes, and grabbed a rebound in that time as well ... Is averaging 10.5 points and 4.6 rebounds per game which rank as second and third on the Partizan squad, respectively ... Next up for Partizan is a February 23 match up with Vrsac, the team's final regular season contest.