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Former Women's Basketball Players Succeeding Overseas




Oct. 22, 2012

Chestnut Hill, MA -

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

Scored 19 points and grabbed six rebounds in the team's 66-51 loss to the league leading Galatasaray in Istanbul ... She led the team in points and minutes played with 33 ... Leads the team in minutes played (33), points per game (19.0) and rebounds (6.0) ... Ceyhan's next game is on October 27 vs. Besiktas.

Stefanie Murphy, Union Hainaut, France

Scored nine points in the team's first win of the season ... She grabbed six rebounds to help the team improve to 1-4 in the league ... She is sixth in the league in rebounds (7.6 rpg.) and currently averaging 11.2 points a game ... Union Hainaut's next game is on October 25 vs. TED Ankara.

Aja Parham, Cadi ICG Software, Spain

Scored eight points and grabbed four rebounds in her 21 minutes of playing time ... Helped her team to a solid 75-46 win ... Led the team in assists (three) and steals (five) ... She is averaging 21 minutes per game, 6.2 points, 4.0 rebounds and 2.5 steals a game.

Kathrin Ress, Faenza, Italy

Had eight points and eight rebounds and 36 minutes in a loss to Parma ... Ress is averaging a team-leading 31 minutes per game, 9.5 points and 8.0 rebounds a game ... She is 7-for-10 from the free throw line in just two games played ... Faenza will play Umbertide on October 28.

Brooke Queenan, Partizan, Serbia

Queenan shot 4-for-7 from the floor and finished with 13 points and four rebounds to lead Partizan past Serbian squad Athlete Celje, 97-52 ... In five games, Queenan is averaging 12.6 points, 5.6 rebounds and shooting 65 percent from the floor and 88.9 from the free throw line ... Partizan will play Landes on October 24.

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