The Overseas Update
April 6, 2013
Chestnut Hill, Mass. - 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
In the final regular season game of Ceyhan Bld's season, Swords led her team to a win over Edremit, 110-65. Swords played 17 minutes, scored 18 points and grabbed four rebounds ... As usual, Swords shot an impressive 9-for-11 (82%) ... The team's next game will be in the first round of the post-season against Fenerbahce on April 6 ... Fenerbahce beat Ceyhan Bld. 96-81 in their last meeting on Feb. 26; Swords scored 27 points in that game ... Swords leads the team in points per game (16.8) and is second in rebounding (8.1 rpg.).
Stefanie Murphy, SBK Samorin, Slovkia
In the semi-finals of the Slovakian Extraliga Playoff, Samorin is down two games to MBK Ruzomberok after losing 74-69 on March 30 and 66-65 on April 3 ... In the first game, Murphy had 13 points and nine boards. In the second game on April 3, she had 12 points and 10 rebounds.
Aja Parham, Cadi ICG Software, Spain
Cadi ICG has won its last regular season game vs. Conquero as well as round one of the post-season quarterfinals vs. Burgos. Parham played 18 minutes and had two points, two rebounds, and two assists to end the regular season ... Led the team with 16 points on 4-of-6 shooting against Burgos in the team's 72-59 win ... Round two of the series against Burgos will be April 6 ... Parham is averaging 11.0 points and shooting on 52.3 percent from the floor ... She is third on the team in rebounds (4.0 rpg.) and second in assists (1.7).
Kathrin Ress, Lucca, Italy
Ress played 13 minutes and scored two points in Lucca's most recent game against Taranto ... Lucca lost the contest 66-60 ... Ress pulled down two rebounds and had one assist in the last regular season game of the year ... Post-season begins with round one of the quarterfinals against Chieti ... Ress had 13 points in the last game Lucca played against Chieti ... She is averaging 6.6 points and 4.3 rebounds per game since joining the team in January.
Brooke Queenan, Partizan, Serbia
Partizan and Brooke Queenan continue their winning ways with two straight in the finals of the Serbian League playoff series ... In both round one and round two of the finals, Partizan beat Radivoj Korac, 93-61, and, 58-48 ... Round 3 begins on April 6 against the same team ... In the second game, Queenan led the team in minutes played (30) and had 10 points and three rebounds ... Queenan is averaging 10.8 points and 4.6 rebounds per game.